Tag: Afrikaans

KBT Progress

Just working on the first draft during NANOWRIMO at the moment, but think I’ll continue through December to reach aboooooout 100K words. Currently just over half-way to the NANOWRIMO-goal of 50K. The process of a first draft has been unexpectedly freeing but also terrifying – like having a friend who’s a hot mess and pulls […]

Kombuis Taal Progress

Basically, it’s been reading time: season of the sponge. Currently reading Pieternella – Daughter of Eva (English translation) by Dalene Matthee. She wrote South African historical fiction, with her book Fiela se Kind (Fiela’s Child) arguably being her best known work – curious thinking about it now: but maybe I’m saying that because I grew […]