George Clooney is married, Scotland voted ‘No’, and the world has suddenly became acutely aware of a disease called Ebola. The world has been changing over the past nine months and, in Bekoji too, things have moved on. 940 more words
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Just a weekend like any other- a Saturday morning jog, a bit of shopping, and church on Sunday. Just bear in mind that at this altitude the oxygen-diluted air means that your lungs are on fire by the time you get to the end of the muddy road, by which time you’ve probably picked up a child on each hand. 587 more words
A nice running campaign by Mizuno:
Also, ran across this article about runners from Bekoji, Ethiopia on The Atlantic – if you’ve seen the documentary… 31 more words
I’m a summer camp guru.
Now this is a rough estimate, but I’ve attended, counseled, and worked at 25 summer camps in my life.
Ethiopian summer camp was no different- though it lacked intense competition, color wars, extreme water obstacle courses and dangerous team building exercises, extreme sports, or partner dancing, it was in every way the best camp experience. 480 more words