Tag: work

  • Creative Writing: Scared

    19/03/2021 Scared, books, possessions We had to use one or more of the following Words: tertiary education, storm, possessions, books, swim, scared Scared South Africa had a democratic election in 1994. It progressed smoothly while Nelson Mandela was president.  1996-2004 I worked in the local library in Potgietersrus (Mokopane) as a senior librarian. There were […]


  • Business still going.

    My son has a small business, creating electronic boards. Yesterday I helped to put parts into small bags that need to go with the boards themselves. There were not enough name stickers and the printer didn’t want to print. My son fixed the printer and I stuck stickers onto each bag this morning.(60 bags!) Next […]

  • NaNoWriMo: Halfway 25 395 words, yeah!

    Day eleven: November 11; 2017 words Still on people I met and befriended in Potgietersrus. Day twelve: November 12: 1706 words Changes in South Africa after democratic elections. Newspaper clippings Day thirteen: November 13: 1876 words Concerts during my teaching career. Working in libraries as librarians. Total word count for thirteen days: I DID IT: […]

  • Production line – Hard work

    Hard work? Not at all, but very time-consuming. Concentrating is also very important. Last weekend my son and I worked on an order of 100 raspberry pi boards. Visit the business blog for more information. http://wiki.protoneer.co.nz/Raspberry_Pi_CNC We made ¬†10 bundles halfway on Saturday, 10 on Sunday. Tuesday evening we finished¬†all 20 off, ready to go […]