Tag: Zeeland

  • About Paul Alexander Wolf – ‘Continuer à essayer’

    It would be nice to be able to stick to this Chinese Proverb, and keep growing…. It is never too late planting a tree or seeds for renewal and wisdom! – About myself, – the writer of this blog… Following above proverb I keep trying, as indicated. Not sure whether I am always successful though,…

  • If we have loved well while we were alive..

    “If we have loved well while we were alive, there is life after death here -our love will go on for generations” – Desmond Tutu. “I am what I am because of what we all are” – Ubuntu. “A time of crisis is not just a time of anxiety and worry. It gives a chance, an…

  • Further memories

    Many things happened. My mum and dad met during the 2nd world war and whilst my dad was actively involved as one of the leaders of the “Flying Brigade” resistance group, my mum was dedicated to her role as a “courier” for this group. Many messages and documents went as such from one group to the other.…

  • Early childhood in Goes, – a memory!

    Oostsingel  Goes The first 5 years of my early childhood were spent in Goes, – a city in the county of Zeeland (the Netherlands). It’s the county better known at present for the Delta works, aimed to protect the area against further flooding after the flood disaster in 1953, where some 1200 people died. Still do…