Along the river

No end

‘Riviersonderend’ (River without end)

The River

Bird watching for short-sighted people

… Shot this picture this morning during the bird-watchers boat ride on the river. 😉    

The sound of a sleeping duck in the river (visualised)

Just before dawn under a cloudy sky.

Red Hot Poker

Very common in South Africa is this Knipholia; also named Red Hot Poker. Here is one along the ‘Wandelpad’ (hiking trail) which partly follows the river.

The Bird-Watchers


River Song

“The song of the river ends not at her banks, but in the hearts of those who have loved her”. –  Buffalo- Joe

The River

“We may be floating on Tao, but there is nothing wrong with steering. If Tao is like a river, it is certainly good to know where the rocks are.” ― Deng Ming-Dao

The River revisited

For me, born behind one of the Dutch dikes, a river in South Africa is more like a little stream in comparison with The Rhine, Volga or Mississippi; just to mention a few. Along our village flows the Klein Rivier (= Little River, or, maybe better in the context: Short River). It’s a fairly long …