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LEOPARD AT THE DOOR by Jennifer McVeigh


Jennifer McVeigh (www.jennifermcveigh.com)

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Eighteen-year-old Rachel Fullsmith has returned to Kenya after a six-year exile following the death of her mother. 832 more words

Historical Fiction

Between three cultures

El Camino is a diverse college, where there are students are from Central America, South America and even from Asia.

Just like there is a diverse student body, EC has professors from different countries as well. 538 more words

Where falling fig trees portend political change

When, after hundreds of years of sustaining life all around it, of providing shade in which prayers were chanted and blood was spilt in sacrifice, of binding communities who claimed it a symbol, when —after all these things — a great mugumo dies and crashes to the ground, its death echoes through both ecology and society. 902 more words

The Creation of the African Boogeyman

The setting of this story is in the beautiful Kenyan highlands of the 1950s, where British colonists had fallen in love with a beating sun, fertile earth, and the majestic Mount Kenya at the heart of it all in the 1920s. 2,014 more words

African History

A Christmas Present - In The Lord's Good Time

The week before Christmas, I bought myself a present of 3 female Kunekune piglets, about 12 weeks old, from a breeder down south near Whangarei. 748 more words

Scripture Quotes

It all begins now!!!

This is my first post from the the “Foothills of Mt Kenya”. The day is rainy, therefore, the Mt Kenya is fully hidden by the clouds. 137 more words


A Mission for E-State

I had the unusual pleasure of sharing a commute with an ardent Rasta of Kikuyu descent. Amidst the pledges to His Imperial Majesty Haille Selassie and laurels for puffing Sativa. 705 more words

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