Cathy

Cathy Buckle is well known for her writings of daily life in Zimbabwe. These are sent to subscribers around the world and are regularly featured by a number of international print and broadcast media outlets.

Can I pay for your shopping?

Dear Family and Friends, Three young guys stood at the check- out counter at the supermarket a few days ago with their shopping: 6 buns, a dozen slices of polony, one 750 ml bottle of cold drink and a small cream cake. I waited while they tried to work out how much the shopping was …

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What’s hiding behind the mist of Coronavirus lockdown in Zimbabwe?

Dear Family and Friends, On these cold winter morning when the temperatures are down into single digits and thick white mist conceals dips and valleys, Zimbabweans aren’t snuggled up warm in their beds but are out looking for water.  Boreholes with hand pumps, wells with ropes or murky shallow pools in what’s left of our …

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Cathy Buckle Books

LULU publishers are currently undertaking major upgrades to their online operations. The BUY NOW links are currently unavailable but my books are all still there! Please click this link to get to all my titles www.lulu.com/spotlight/CathyBuckle2018  Choose the book your are looking for, click ADD TO CART and follow the steps from the shopping cart …

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Zimbabwe in lockdown: Day 15 of 21

As the days pass and this virus continues to be an invisible threat mostly still lurking in the shadows of Zimbabwe, our country is struggling. With so many people living from hand to mouth this is the most desperate time. We hope and pray that our leaders are learning from other countries: TEST, TRACE, TREAT. …

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Zimbabwe in lockdown: Easter 2020

Like so many millions of people around the world Zimbabwe is in lockdown this Easter, trying to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Plans, trips, family and church gatherings are on hold, held in our hearts only. Thank you to everyone making sacrifices for our health, welfare and safety. This Easter my hope comes from the …

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