Last day at Varuna :-(

The last day. Tomorrow the alarm will wake me at 05.15 and I’ll start the long trek home to the north. For the first few hours I’ll have company. David is catching a flight home as well. He’s headed for Harare and Africa. His journey will only be half complete when I’m home, hand in Continue reading

A Day of Community and Conversations – Varuna

Five writers, five different stories, five different lives. The morning’s conversation wove its way through so many themes. From David came the observation that African natives build in circles – both houses and villages. Western societies build in straight lines. Is that why the cultures clash so tragically? From Toni, a beautiful story about a Continue reading