Masibathande Christmas Party

On the day of commemorating Mandela’s passing, I attended a Christmas party at the Masibathande Senior Citizens Project in Mfuleni. As usual, the Oldies (as they are affectionately called) sang and danced and embraced their visitors warmly....

Dragonfly

A dragonfly decided to spend some time on my balcony on Sunday morning. This was a very rare occurrence and, while I examined the delicate wings with my macro lens, I couldn’t help thinking that this was a blessing of sorts. I looked up the...

Conversations with the Elders

I am delighted to announce that Conversations with the Elders will be published early next year by Future Managers. Conversations with the Elders is made up of interviews and portraits of senior citizens from Masibathande and Neighbourhood Old Age Homes (NOAH) who have lived before,...