This story describes a short period of my life when I left behind my husband and family to take up an assignment with the New Zealand Volunteer Service Abroad. This organisation employed me to work in Zimbabwe from 2002 to 2004, a difficult time in that countryas history. For me, it was a life-changing experience that a decade later I feel compelled to share. I have used the diaries I kept during my time there and also drawings to convey the lasting memories of the people I met and my experiences working and living alongside them.He painted on fabric and made frequent trips to South Africa to sell his work, but the costs of travel outweighed his profit from sales, so he used to hitch rides with ... bedding, curtains, cushions, table lamps, and other home decorating items. ... But he needed to research coucals because he had no idea what they looked like.
|Title||:||Two Years Apart|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2015-09-17|