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Laid Back in the Pearl of Africa. Travels in Uganda.

For the past two weeks I’ve been hanging out in Uganda, Africa.  Otherwise known as ‘the Pearl of Africa’.  Here to visit my BEST friend Kelly who has been living and working with the Red Cross in the capital Kampala, I’ve been inspired to explore more of this beautiful continent. 115 more words


In English.

I love living in England. People eat fries with everything (including lasagna, soup, and pizza), everyone is too polite to say anything negative about anything… 289 more words


Superior to the Fork People

Friday Fictioneers is a weekly blog link-up based on a photo prompt. The Challenge – write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle, and end. 392 more words


Smells like what??

I lived in Asia for almost ten years.  Eventually I learned to read both Japanese and Korean but sometimes, especially when in the grocery store, it was easier to look at pictures or shapes than to try to sound out the word.   180 more words


"You look Canadian."

Yes, one of my students said that to me. I still don’t know exactly what he meant. When I asked him, he said it had something to do with my hair. 1,351 more words


Free Dumb Reigns

I have never been afraid to fly

At nine, I flew in a

150 year-old stunt biplane

Open cockpit,

Leather helmet

Flowing white silk scarf… 119 more words


Psycho Hell Part 1

Where to begin?!  It’s been so many months that catching up it is not possible!  Let me start with this month and go backwards if I have to.  1,414 more words