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The Rhythm of the Rain Beats to the Seasons in Our Hearts

After sorrow we dance toward a brighter tomorrow

Image by Raheel Shakeel from Pixabay

What a coincidence that I wrote this on Sunday as our first rain in two weeks arrived after a fortnight of extreme heat with temperatures reaching 35° Celsius most days.

I could smell the petrichor wafting in through the kitchen door, drifting over to bless me…



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Caroline de Braganza

Wise Older Woman (WOW). Poetry, essays, humor. Passion for mental health, social justice, politics, culture, the world. Incorruptible and proud South African!