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Danie Botha

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Danie Botha’s books combine 20th-century (modern) historical fiction with a generous helping of action and adventure. His mini-series brings homage to the complex nature of the emancipation of the Southern African region and its peoples, following centuries of colonialization, ethnic conflict and political turmoil.

Danie Botha also writes contemporary fiction and creative nonfiction. He blogs and writes at www.daniebotha.com about the writer’s life and the love of reading, about lifelong fitness and wellness, and about finding your voice, overcoming abuse, and speaking up.

Danie Botha was born in Zambia and completed his school education and medical training in South Africa. (It’s a true story that they could watch the hyenas from their boar
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Dolores

The woman tore from the sidewalk the instant the red hand turned into a white walking figure. Oblivious to the screeching tires and the gentleman, who, a moment before, had her elbow in his hand, she crossed the street, her face radiant. The man careened after her, windmilling his arms. “Dolores!” “You’re too uptight, Honey.” […]
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“1. If something is worthwhile doing—do it well. Don't waste your and other's time.
2. Life is brief—never postpone forgiveness when in your power—it may set you free.”
Danie Botha, Be Silent: A 20th-Century Historical Action Adventure

“We know what we are, but not what we may be.”
William Shakespeare

“It is the possibility that keeps me going, and though you may call me a dreamer or a fool or any other thing, I believe that anything is possible.”
Nicholas Sparks

“What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Show not what has been done, but what can be. How beautiful the world would be if there were a procedure for moving through labyrinths.”
Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose

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