Go Big AND Go Home?

We Nichols have often ended difficult conversations with a little shrug or a sigh, saying, “Well… Go big or go home!”. Maybe we’ve been chatting about finances or decisions about dates or impossible logistics, or processing disappointments with the joy of hindsight… Our long-stay visas ran out on the 6th Jan, despite much prayer from… Read More Go Big AND Go Home?

Z is for Zulu

In England, the local landscape was quite mellow – rolling Downs and cute little hedgerows. Then in Bloemfontein it was stark, but beautiful in a different way, with huge open skies and wide empty roads – cacti and aloes and sunsets. Now I am in a jungle, with enormous mounds of vegetation along the roads.… Read More Z is for Zulu