Word Stories Category

August 28th, 2018

Here then, Rwanda

Here then, is where I find myself. Perched on top of a Rwandan hill, looking down at valleys of tea…

June 6th, 2018
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My Things, Malawi

Malawi has taught me so much. About myself, about my trip, about expectations and the gap they invariably leave. I…

May 27th, 2018
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Hold on or free up?

Do you know how hard it is to give up a receipt? More correctly, an envelope of receipts. Actually, six…

May 21st, 2018
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#Good Guys: Aqua Africa in Nkhata Bay, Malawi

“Of course you can. No problem” That’s been Debbie’s answer to every question I asked of her. Leave my car…

May 16th, 2018

Feelings…

Exactly one month into my trip and I think it’s time to start writing about feelings. Extensively writing. Writing myself…

May 4th, 2018
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My Things, Mozambique

Being newly allergic to words like “insights” and “take-aways”, these are just a list of the things I thought while…

May 3rd, 2018
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How’d we do, Zim?

ZIMBABWE’S (and my) REPORT CARD I am not a qualified critic nor have I got any basis for claiming the…

May 1st, 2018
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My Things, Zimbabwe

They would usually be referred to as “insights” and “take-aways”, but those sound terribly corporate. “Learnings” and “lessons” sound a…

March 19th, 2018
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We are Africa

We are the land.  We are Africa.  We are made from the ancestral spirits of the San and the Khoikhoi…