review DESERT FLOWER


The international model Waris Dirie grew up as a nomadic girl in Somalia. When her father wants to give her away in marriage to a much older man she decides to run away from home. She is thirteen years young at that time. But this is not the most traumatic episode in her life. On … Continue reading review DESERT FLOWER

review TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN


He got famous when he was portrayed in the movie “Out of Africa”, his character was played by Robert Redford. The book ‘Out of Africa’ was written by Isak Dinesen (also known as Karen Blixen). She romanticed her stay on a coffeefarm near Nairobi. Karen Blixen was married, but her marriage with the Swedish baron … Continue reading review TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN