Tag Archives: Dance

war dance.

An Oscar-nominated documentary about violence, children, dance, and hope in Northern Uganda: War Dance Note: The film was made a few years ago, and things are slowly improving in Northern Uganda, at least in terms of the security situation. The … Continue reading

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shake it.

This video clip is a bit of traditional dance. Unfortunately, I only captured the highlight for a few seconds at the end of the clip. Kids, don’t try this at home. At least not without doing some serious stretching beforehand. … Continue reading

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wasangala gi neno wendo.

Here’s a poor quality, spliced-together video clip from my welcome party. The kids–all orphans supported by my partner organization–wrote the music and performed it. The words of the chorus translate to mean “We are happy to see the visitor. We … Continue reading

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awkward & wonderful.

There are countless times each day when I am made to feel utterly absurd– by myself, my surroundings, the small children in my neighborhood, the situations that I encounter as a part of daily life. One of my more fabulously … Continue reading

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