What was a logistical nightmare for Minna’s parents, aunts and uncles, was joy for Minna as her favourite cousin Holly visited from Switzerland. But she cringed on spotting Wally. (Grandma had felt sorry for his mum). That sense of pity didn’t extend to Minna as that dreaded ring-in, and school bully, scowled at Minna. So, she avoided Wally, and concentrated her attention on Holly.
Exhausted, yet restless to advance
Ever onward in a trance,
A weary traveller…
Then, the highlight of our year, Christmas at Grandma’s. Always a spread, but as it was simmering around 35-degrees Celsius…Read more "Christmas With the T-Team"
Be good, what does that mean? I pondered in my three-year-old mind. I thought it had something to do with not getting into trouble or getting a slap on the legs. I still hadn’t worked it all out, this “being good” business.Read more "MY MEMOIR: CHRISTMAS CHILD"
I sensed God had an alternate plan. Really? Surely God can change his mind. I mean, the party Saturday night, it’s tradition. We always go to that party. How can God interfere with our well-preserved plans?Read more "MY CHRISTMAS MISSIVE"