Last Christmas on the farm

Last Christmas on the farm

Slypsteen’s Corner Last Christmas on the farm By Kobus de Villiers I was driving up our street in Port Moody. The bright Christmas lights on the houses and trees in the front gardens gave the cold and dark rainy evening a glimmer of hope. We had just spent time...
I moved to Toronto – Arooj’s story

I moved to Toronto – Arooj’s story

Immigration as a single woman – my  experience and tips By Arooj Prem How different is the process for a single woman to immigrate from one country to another? And is the experience different between immigrating from South Africa vs any other country? We catch...
Fall in BC

Fall in BC

Slypsteen’s Corner Fall in BC By Kobus de Villiers Welcome to October in Canada! In South Africa it is hailed as the loveliest month of all! So much so that the South African poet, playwright, novelist, journalist and medical doctor, Louis Leipoldt (1880-1947)...
The last days of summer in BC

The last days of summer in BC

Slypsteen’s Corner The last days of summer in BC By Kobus de Villiers 22nd of September. Officially the first day of Fall, (known as Autumn in the Vrystaat), in the northern hemisphere. Friends and family in the prairies and the eastern part of Canada as well as...