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My Truth, Our Truth, 2020!

Many of my friends have followed my story on my blog http://www.bentbutnotbrokenbook.wordpress.com and everything that I have written so far is about my lifes experiences and my journey through life. I know the book is far from finished but for now I want you to join me in my current day reality. I want to […]

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Growing up is never easy.

I guess we all think our lives as children were difficult, unfare and sometimes misunderstood. I guess my life was no different and if I had to compare it with the lives of others it might even come across as privilaged but none the less the only way you would be able to know for […]

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Rhodesia was our hope for a better life.

Strangely enough I remember quite vividly my parents making a decision to leave family behind and to head for Rhodesia. My father was a banker who wanted to make a better life for us and as SA was deemed to be more advanced than Rhodesia, he had the idea of making prefabricated walls and revolutionising […]

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Taking stock of my new reality.

Having woken up from what was certainly the worst, most horrifying experience of my life, I realised almost immediately that my life was going to be different but I needed to know about my dreams and how they linked my conscious experiences with my sub or unconscious fears. I was almost compelled to find out […]

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One persons positivity is anothers survival.

Having gone through so much in my mind, I was at a point of total disparity. My mind was foggy my body destroyed and even in my subconscious I knew that what was happening was definitely not good. The dreams and nightmares continued and strangely enough each of them was underpinned with the same basic […]

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From the frying pan….

After the Easter weekend at the lodge and being used to do everything that the owner could possibly think up for Jules and myself, I decided that enough was enough. We had made friends with some of the permanent residents in the area, some of which also owned lodges and I reached out to find […]

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Taking life for granted.

After months and months of searching, begging and pleading to find an Oxygen machine, I was on the verge of giving up completely until last week when I visited the little girl holding the frame of the bed in one hand and a bottle of vaseline in the other as she lay sleeping in the […]