I am in my early 40s, and live in Johannesburg, South Africa with my husband. Storytelling is how I make my living - mostly corporate at the moment, but increasingly books that need writing are bringing themselves to my attention.
Life's journeys are fraught with pain, difficulties, and despair. And yet it is our search for hope and happiness that inspires us to overcome these obstacles. JOURNEY is a collection of stories that cuts close to the bone of life, love, and courage . . . to remind us that the choices we make can change the future.
When the new child joins Lauren’s little group for story time in the orphanage, the evening takes an unexpected turn. As the little storm in the story goes in search of courage, the children test the boundaries of their own limited existence.
STORM is an anthology of short stories around a common theme - a storm. Volume II is a mix of four contemporary stories where people's lives are influenced by the occurrence of a storm: physical, moral or imaginary. Set in a modern day setting, four authors of the Pretoria Writers' Group brings stories from real life, in sometimes difficult circumstances, to this anthology.
English (South African dialect).
Published: May 20, 2013.
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The past inserts itself into Nicola’s marriage when her husband's daughter and grandson move in. As their first wedding anniversary approaches, Nicola and Jonathan struggle to navigate the fault lines in their relationship that are exposed by the disruptive Isabel and her little boy.