There are two new dads in our immediate family – my two sons-in-law, Shaun and Gareth. Fathers Day this year
A lot can happen in three months. It’s a little less than that, in fact, since we shipped my mom
There comes a time, readers, friends, and family, when a little time out is needed. The almost two weeks since Rob arrived here in Johannesburg from Canada has been weirdly disjointed – wonderful to be together again, after too long an absence, but on the work front, the kind of disfunction and toxicity (not with the company I work for, or the government department, or the funder, fortunately) that I had thought – hoped – not to have to experience again, at this stage of my life and career. So – after working all Saturday – this Sunday is time out. No photos, no chatty stories or reflections. Just time for myself. And Rob. And family. You’ll understand, I’m sure.
I throw this image onto the table – Man meets Man, from the Nirox Winter Sculpture Festival – like a