Mrs Garland’s gift. ‘Take everything with both hands and ask for more.’ Sometimes in life, a fortunate stroke of serendipity might allow us to encounter profound wisdom in a quite unexpected place, and moments like these only later reveal themselves as seed for hope. Such was my good fortune one sunny morning when I was... Continue Reading →
Today, I experienced one of those surreal moments where time seems to stand still for just a little while, and everything inside you pays attention. I saw a grizzled, old man. Spine curved with age, he shuffled, unhurried, enjoying the early evening sun on his face. As my gaze started to drift away, I noticed... Continue Reading →
The marriage fractured after their little girl’s death. He needed a new house in which to start over. She could not leave the place where her daughter drew both her first, and last breaths. And on still days the old tyre swing would move to the peal of a child’s laugh. © Liezel Graham 2018.