Crystal-Lee Young AKA Village Wordsmith

Words have always been an extension and expression of my soul. Village Wordsmith is a Blogging platform. Each blog post reflects a tiny blurb from my life. I hope you will always find hope and encouragement from reading them.

I am a little pencil in God’s hands. He does the thinking. He does the writing. He does everything and sometimes it is really hard because it is a broken pencil and He has to sharpen it a little more.”― Mother Teresa

Latest Blogs

The blind man who never lost his vision

The blind man who never lost his vision

I finally finished the last chapter. I slammed the book shut and took one last look at the cover of the hard copy displaying the image of a blind man. Andrea Bocelli. His autobiography titled: The silence of music - haunted me for days! I can still remember listening...

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Why not Cape Town!

Why not Cape Town!

Strolling through the cobbled streets of Cape Town always makes me nostalgic for Paris, France. A world I was immersed in a lifetime ago. The two cities have many similarities, sights, smells and sounds all colliding at once, giving you a good smack in the gob! A...

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Secrets to exploring the Boland

Secrets to exploring the Boland

My favorite season travelling to the Boland is in Autumn. The weather is mostly mild compared to the Summer’s explosive heat waves. When in Paarl, the locals like to ‘joke’ amongst each other saying that; “If you break a raw egg over your car bonnet on a really hot...

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