On my hike down memory lane, I stumbled across this gem......... Downing Delgado and Dodging Death! Modern technology is amazing. Think about it, we have TV, telephones, face-time and Skype. We can actually see the person we are talking to, even if they are thousands of miles away. All a far cry from pigeon post … Continue reading DOWNING DELGADO & DODGING DEATH!


On my hike down memory lane, I stumbled across this gem.......... Laughing Gas! My father was a battler. As a result we were not the wealthiest family in town , which at that time was Livingstone,  in Zambia. We were, however, a great survivalist family, with an acute sense of humour. In the most daunting of … Continue reading LAUGHING GAS!


He had sat entranced by the amazing magical powers of that golden trident. He wished he had one. What wonders would he be able to perform? He pounced on the tool and dashed inside, brandishing it in his mother's direction, and announcing, “I am King Neptune... and this is my magic trident! Mommy, what is your wish?”