Courage is the …

Courage is the resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not the absence of fear. Mark Twain

The Foreign Native lives on my Father’s land

Dear brother, whose eyes bear vision to the unseeable, whose hands hold the path to our future, whose feet lead the way to our salvation.  Dear brother whose mind configures the meaning of our existence, whose words reveal the truth in our lies, whose ears transform our hopes to purpose. Your smile holds so much…

“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground.” – Judith Thurman

The Land of my Forefathers

This is sacred land, clasped at its core are the stories of vigour and persecution, culture and a profusion of possibility. This is sacred land of a simple people, with complex minds and diligent hands, whose enigma has brought tremor to the earth and fear to tyranny. This is sacred land of a peaceful people,…

The Job

A moment ago I found myself searching for a ‘job’ online and nothing halts the job seeking process quite like having to write a cover letter. It is astonishing how for the first time I was thrilled to write one, after all it is about myself. The more you get to know yourself, the easier…