Alexis Grewan

Alexis Grewan
Alexis Grewan

Haloed

The Social Dilemma aside, physical distancing with social connection yielded an unanticipated find …

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Alexis Grewan
Alexis Grewan

Wisdom from Africa in a time of Challenge, Crisis and Courage

I was thinking about the last five months and what it means to be in Africa at this time. I looked to one of my little books for inspiration: Wisdom from Africa. Here is a small selection of proverbs from our continent that may be pertinent or even prophetic at this time.

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Alexis Grewan
Alexis Grewan

The Rosie Project

Named Book of the Year at the 2014 Australian Book Industry Awards, this is the reason we read to escape. A book review on The Rosie Project (Graeme Simsion)

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Alexis Grewan

Mix: a bit of this and a little of that

A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows. Francis of Assisi
A comment on what it means to be mixed race in South Africa as we celebrate heritage day – all too often without a concept that many of us enjoy mixed heritage

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