Sweetness by the Road

picture of beehive close to road

Can you believe this beehive is very close to a very busy road? I would not have believed it myself either had somebody told me without seeing it myself. Actually there are five on the same tree. I will not tell where. Not that I do not trust you. I am quite sure the owner enjoys the sweetness of the honey without bothering about thieves harvesting where they did not sow.  I remember hearing a lot of stories told of misfortune that befell somebody who stole honey from someone’s beehive…

Accident Scene

Accident Scene As I went home, the setting sun blew a beautiful yellowish haze that marked the end of another savanna day. The traffic coming into town had significantly diminished, save for commuter omnibuses that sped off, targeting the last urbaners. As I went uphill on a stretch, the serenity of the evening was suddenly bombarded by chaos. Another accident ……