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The Big Picture

So things have been going relatively well here so far. I think I might have mentioned it, just once or twice. What may be the exception to this is the never-ending car search. I started on the South African equivalent of Craigslist, without any success for a million different reasons, none of which had to […]

Star light, Star bright

Star light, Star bright

The heavens were made by the word of the Lord, and all the stars, by the breath of His mouth. Psalms 33:6 I only wish my camera could capture the shear awesomeness of the stars here. There is so little light at night here that you can see so much that hides behind that blanket […]

A Snail’s Pace

A Snail’s Pace

So life moves pretty slow here on the ┬áSouthern Pennisula of Cape Town. It takes longer to just get all the stuff done for the day. Dishes must be washed by hand. Everything and everyone moves slower. You must have long conversations about how your day, your family, and everything else is going before asking […]

How are you settling in?

Ok, it’s this question that everyone here is asking me and everyone from The States keeps asking things like “What did you do today?” or “What are things you like to do there?” I know that there is always some difference but I can’t help but think my answers are boring at best and disappointing […]