My Heartbeat

My Heartbeat

The strong aroma of ground coffee and toasted bread woke me. With my right eye squinted and the left one completely shut, I reached for the blinds. The waking light was still too bright and I dragged the blinds till my upper body wasn’t in direct sunlight. Running my hand across the bed I pulled […]

Thakor Patel – An 80 Year Old Zimbabwean Artist Worth Knowing

Thakor Patel – An 80 Year Old Zimbabwean Artist Worth Knowing

Moving around and admiring pieces of art from the portraits of prominent Zimbabwean exhibition and the Born Free young artist exhibition at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe , a one legged old man on crutches with the kindest eyes approached me and asked me where I was from. I smiled and looked into his eyes […]