Tag Archives: Eastern Cape

Dusty back roads and stylin’ Steytlerville

Duimpie de Beer, an unlikely hero, lives in Aberdeen and drives (or used to) the little blue bakkie that has, since I first met that one, given me a soft spot for little blue bakkies. You see, a few years … Continue reading

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Non-Remembering in Cradock

It’s not surprising that I can’t remember, it’ll be twenty years, in December, since the accident. Twenty years. It’s hard to believe, but there it is. I had been back once since that fateful day, a couple of years back. … Continue reading

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The Emerald Green of Hogsback

There is something delicious about visiting a place you visited as a youth. This makes me sound old. I guess I am old. I’m certainly older than I was when I last visited. Hogsback in the early- to mid-90’s seemed … Continue reading

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