Dalene Matthee
Dreamforest
April 02, 2020 Comments.. 871
Dreamforest Dalene Matthee Dreamforest Toorbos is forest novel It tells the story between the intimate relationship of an initiated forest woman and the heart of the forest, and how it becomes an obstacle in her experience of the man she loves.Karoliena Kapp is an only child of an unsympathetic mother who has had three men Her father has been killed by a streak of lightning while she was stillDreamforest Toorbos is forest novel It tells the story between the intimate relationship of an initiated forest woman and the heart of the forest, and how it becomes an obstacle in her experience of the man she loves.Karoliena Kapp is an only child of an unsympathetic mother who has had three men Her father has been killed by a streak of lightning while she was still young, causing her to accept the forest as her primordial mother Karoliena is beautiful Soon, she was spotted by a man, Johannes, child of a woodcutter, who freed himself from the stranglehold of poverty in the forest Before she even turns twenty, Karoliena is married to Johannes Now she has to take on the role of spouse in the village after being coached to take her place in the hierarchy.The world of the forest and the world of the village are juxtaposed with each other each representing a different order of existence The forest makes a mystical experience possible this is the kind of ecstasy Karoliena is looking for while life in the village is dedicated to the self directed search for money She is in love with Johannes who is far older than she is and is almost spellbound by the prospects he offers her However, Karoliena uses the very first opportunity to run away from Johannes straight back to the forest Because the very first day after their wedding ceremony she knew something was terribly wrong She made the wrong choice she fled from the forest She exchanged her precious freedom for a cage Now she s scared So, she returns to the forest while the Cape sisken keeps on calling who are you, who are you.. Dreamforest Dreamforest Toorbos is forest novel It tells the story between the intimate relationship of an initiated forest woman and the heart of the forest and how it becomes an obstacle in her experience of t
  • Title: Dreamforest
  • Author: Dalene Matthee
  • ISBN: 9780143024514
  • Page: 334
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dreamforest Dalene Matthee

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    1. Karen Cockerill says:

      I loved this book Initially I felt like I was reading Circles of the forest which was our set work at school so than 20 years later again, which I think is testament to Mathee s style of writing The book is however different the the Circles series in that the elephants are present but not the feature of the story line I felt that the book could relate to most audiences who wonder what the future holds I loved the way that story line brought together Karoliena s forest and educated town percepti [...]

    2. Sue says:

      Karoliena Kapp grew up in the forest and the woodcutter community The church in the village sees promise in her and provides her with a good education Then comes an opportunity to marry a successful businessman from the village Even before the wedding she has reservations the day after the wedding she realizes that it was a mistake as they were trying to make her into something she was not So she leaves him and returns to the forest only to find that she isn t fully accepted there either As the [...]

    3. Mart-Mari says:

      Nogsteeds my gunsteling boek Storie bly interessant regdeur, met n baie realistiese en grypende einde Definitief die moeite werd

    4. Tiah says:

      A touchy story which is still very relevant today I would dearly love to read the prose in Afrikaans But the translation is well done.

    5. Karinallen38gmail.com Magdalena Allen says:

      Sjoe ek is beindruk deur die skryfstyl van hierdie boek Ek voel soos Karoliena en leef my heeltamal in die karakter in.

    6. Goretti says:

      great read after our knysna forest walk

    7. Monique von Geyso says:

      Toorbos is another master piece by Dalene Matthee It is not something everyone will like however I enjoyed reading it and will recommend it to anyone.

    8. Lyz Russo says:

      Dis n ongelooflik pragtige verhaal wat mens diep in n towerwereld van die Knysna bos laat wegraak Moet beslis lees

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