Perseverance Produces Character. (Lessons from a Silk Moth)

The Cocoon  When my children were of primary school age, we lived in South Africa. Every year, a common sight was children coming out of school with a shoe box, the lid punched with tiny holes. Inside would be a few baby silkworms. Actually I don’t know why they’re called ‘worms’, they are in fact […]

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“Trust Me”

This morning, I looked out of our bedroom window and noticed that some of the trees are already starting to lose leaves. My first thought was, ‘Oh no, seriously?’ (I’m not a big fan of Winter) As I looked at the leaves, detaching from the branches and fluttering to the ground, I immediately felt the […]

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