Monthly Archives: July 2009

my new place.

I’ve shifted to primarily working at the border (Malaba) since I extended my service in May. This meant that I changed to a new house, which is still in Tororo but a bit closer to where I need to catch … Continue reading

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obama obsession.

I have mentioned in previous entries the immense interest and pride I have witnessed when it comes to Barack Obama. He is celebrated and honored. There are a handful of popular songs featuring the American president that regularly play on … Continue reading

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lizard in my laundry.

I found this little guy in my laundry pile.  I thought he was dead, but it turned out he was only sleeping!

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large animal games.

Only days after our return from Kenya, we packed up to head west. Our destination? Uganda’s most lauded tourist attraction: the mountain gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The park has several groups of gorillas that are habituated to daily … Continue reading

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more kenya.

Because I actually have a quick connection for once, some more photos from Kenyan vacation: dohnkeys in a village outside of Mombasa, carrying jerricans of water balancing our dhow while sailing around Lamu sunrise over Malindi ancient Gede Ruins fresh … Continue reading

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