This Sunday in December’s Brew News South Africa bedtime story, “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” came to us courtesy of Damaria Senne, a blogger from Phokeng, North West, South Africa who writes about “the big adventure that we call life.” You can order any of our South African Rooibos selections 24/7 or visit all our Brew […]
“…their huge undulating presence refreshes me better than sleep.” From “Watching Hippos,” a poem by Dorothy Porter and the Brew News bedtime story for November 2016 from coco.bm and our Gombe Reserve single-origin ground coffee.
A man and his son were once going with their donkey to market. As they were walking alongside the donkey, a countryman passed them and said, “You fools, what is a donkey for but to ride upon?” So the man put the boy on the donkey and they went on their way. But soon they […]
His gaze, going past those bars, has got so misted with tiredness, it can take in nothing more. He feels as though a thousand bars existed, and no more world beyond them than before. Those supple powerful paddings, turning there in tiniest of circles, well might be the dance of forces round a centre where […]
Then are the trackless copses alive with the trilling of birds, And the beasts look for love, their hour come round again: Lovely the earth in labour, under a tremulous west wind The fields unbosom, a mild moisture is everywhere. Confident grows the grass, for the young sun will not harm it; The shoots of […]
First paint a cage with an open door then paint something pretty something simple something beautiful something useful… for the bird then place the canvas against a tree in a garden in a wood or in a forest hide behind the tree without speaking without moving… Sometimes the bird comes quickly but he can just […]