Twists and Turns of Life

Life doesn't always turn out as we plan. MR NDIMA Mr. Ndima was a gold miner in South Africa in the 80s. He hoped that he was would have a secure future. When he stopped mining, he decided to take his retirement funds in a lump sum. He began to build a cement home so … Continue reading Twists and Turns of Life


Mendoncia's baby wails. The teacher frowns. Students turn in their seats. Mendoncia scoots her plastic chair and moves to sit on the tile floor in the doorway to nurse her baby. Teaching continues. The child starts babbling. Other students turn and frown. She carries the child outside. Another class missed this week. How could she … Continue reading Storying