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Letters from Zimbabwe began in February 2000, providing eye witness accounts of seventeen years of upheaval, farm invasions, political violence, social turmoil and catastrophic economic collapse which eventually led to the resignation of Robert Mugabe in November 2017.

These blogs about life in Zimbabwe, continue the story, starting from January 2018.

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Dear Family and Friends, The rains have returned to Zimbabwe, breaking an unbearably hot couple of weeks which had left us melting …

Walking with elephants

Dear Family and Friends, Under a stormy November sky I headed north east on the highway. It was a very hot day …

The sounds of Zimbabwe

Dear Family and Friends, Banging and crashing, lightning zig-zagging across the purple sky, trees bending sideways in a fierce wind, leaves ripped …

Dear Family and Friends, When it started raining at dusk and went on all night I knew I had a problem. With …

Hands across the fence

Dear Family and Friends, I am writing my Letter From Zimbabwe today in memory of my friend who passed away this week. …

Sun spiders and land invaders

Dear Family and Friends, When the eight legged creature started running across the kitchen floor straight towards me one evening this week …

Zimbabwe’s sound of hope

Dear Family and Friends Summer finally made its way into Zimbabwe this week and oh how pleased we are to see her. …

Dear Family and Friends, Out in the country life is slow and dusty this August in Zimbabwe. Winter has dragged on into …

Dear Family and Friends, Just when we thought winter was done, a big freeze crept into Zimbabwe, the nights and early mornings …

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