Wonderings of a Seeker is Awa’s first book. It is filled with thought-provoking, vulnerable and refreshing observations drawn from the author’s life experience. In these reflections and stories, Awakhiwe Dlodlo has found lessons from everyday moments that, at times may seem mundane, yet they awaken one’s spirit.
There is pain, joy, culture, wisdom and gratitude expressed in this collection. One doesn’t have to read Wonderings of a Seeker in chronological order, as each piece stands alone, although together they create a richer experience enhanced by photographs. The backdrop of her stories may be unique, but Awa writes in a way that is relatable. This book is written in simple language, yet it also makes you think deeply and leaves the reader yearning to know more about the author’s life journey.
The reader will experience an emotional and spiritual stir. Awa touches on some uncomfortable subjects, as if to say, to questions is human. There is inspiration here; that even amid life’s unanswered questions, one can still move forward with inner peace.
|Dimensions||15 × 1.3 × 23 cm|