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Just Deserts: Ignoring the Sahel

In mid-April 2018, a desert market is pierced by sudden sirens. Shoppers run for cover, and soldiers at a nearby military base prepare themselves for an attack. 1,280 more words

Foreign Affairs



Did you
know that the human brain is designed to protect us always even from ourselves?
It will send signals and symptoms of not feeling like doing something to… 1,094 more words

Keeping It 100

Refuge: Chapter 12

If not for the gravity of the moment, Eleazar would’ve laughed. Certainly not out of humor. Darah had warned him about Nigerian parents and it seemed she wasn’t far off. 2,432 more words

Heart Of A Home

Kenyan Arrival & Eating Stone Orphanage

Once I arrived in Nairobi, I met our partners Liz, Tenai, Geoff, and Albert.  We went out for a visit to the orphanage we help support, Eating Stone.  76 more words


Shukran Maroc

So thankful for to have finally set foot in this land of beauty and contrast. Everything happens in its right time as they say. Morocco wasn’t meant to be 10 or 15 years ago. 351 more words


Leaving Tanzania, off to Kenya!

Travelling through Tanzania with Lemala Safaris was the very best way to experience this wonderful and diverse country!  The Serengeti is aptly named, as it means “endless plains” which we certainly felt.  55 more words