Newsflash: Print run complete!

I picked up 200 brand-new copies of Gold Mines, Elephants and Foefie Slides from Saltyprint in Salt River on Friday. They look really good. So now’s a good time to place your orders! 😉 If you would like to obtain a copy of the book, I am selling it at R100.00 a copy (excl. postage).…

My second book …

… is coming along nicely, thank you. 🙂 In the week before Easter, Richard’s sister Tanya flew down from Windhoek (Namibia) to stay with us for a couple of weeks. Needing a bit of a holiday ourselves, we headed off into the wilds of the Garden Route with her and had a totally wonderful time…

Trivia questions and answers

My friend Alison sent me this list of trivia questions and answers. I did a bit of searching around various sources on the internet to double-check some of the answers, but as you know, the internet doesn’t always tell the truth, with so many sites quoting each other. Anyhow, I hope you enjoy reading through…

After the test

Well, THAT was pretty nifty! I’m particularly delighted that the photo came out, although when I click on it, it doesn’t open like my photos usually do. And it doesn’t have a caption, and it didn’t retain the name I’d originally given it on my hard drive. But those are minor things. Maybe there’s even…

I’ve got my books!

Today was an exciting day. Today was the day I collected 50 shiny new copies of my very first REAL book, Gold Mines, Elephants and Foefie Slides*: An adventurous Weekend on the Garden Route, from the printers – appropriately named The Printing Press – in Little Mowbray this afternoon. They came out beautifully. Look: I…

My book is at the printers!

This morning, with fear-induced nausea in the depths of my stomach, I delivered the PDF of my very first REAL book, Gold Mines, Elephants and Foefie Slides: An Adventurous Weekend on the Garden Route, to the printers in Little Mowbray. I’d spent most of Sunday afternoon, evening and night frantically re-reading the document and tweaking…