Tag Archives: Markets

this little piggy went to market.

One of the luxuries that my Peace Corps living allowance permits me is second-hand shopping. You may think that the bag of old clothes you donated last time you cleaned out your closet was given to a needy family. If … Continue reading

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guest post: it’s a small world, after all: part two.

E. does not take us to market on market day. Later, when Whit and I are madly lost in the maze of a real market day, I am grateful to E. for this tempered introduction. It is midweek, and only … Continue reading

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the bears are winners somewhere.

I find myself posting another entry about t-shirt travels. (The first one was here.) Today I ran across this recent article in the NYTimes: Far Away, Super Bowl’s Losers Will Be Champs In some parts of the world, the Seattle … Continue reading

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riots, t-shirts, & a dead volvo.

I have been spending my time obsessively checking headlines for news of Guinea and the strike. If things are resolved in time, my new departure date is February 6th. Even English language news outlets have begun to cover the situation, … Continue reading

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