Tag Archives: Animals

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!

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

giant bird.

This is a photo of me standing with a marabou stork. These birds are really huge, with a wingspan of about 3 meters, and gross. I have been told that marabout storks first became common in Uganda during the days … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 9 Comments

if you kick the chicken under your seat, it just might lay an egg on you.

Janice and Brent were visiting Uganda for a few weeks. One of (many) highlights of this visit occurred while traveling on public transport between Mbale and Kampala. A chicken under Brent’s seat was annoying him, restlessly tickling his feet. He … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

chickens on a van.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

at the drive thru.

One LIVE chicken, please.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

7 things.

More detailed stuff about work soon, but a quick list instead for now. This week I: 1. Went to Kenya… …where I went on bumper cars, saw Kung Fu Panda in the movie theatre, and went to hear live Luo … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments