Monthly Archives: July 2011

All hail the sacred sausage

Sunday afternoon at the Gare de Fribourg. I’m just another of hundreds of tired-looking people carrying pack-sacks and huge unwieldy bedrolls on their backs or heads. While I’m not the Swamp Thing I was a few hours before, I still … Continue reading

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To bring us up to date…

To bring this blog up to date, I’ll just quickly summarize my weekends. Why? Because the weeks are pretty similar. Stumbling toward a complete course plan for Burundi, which I will have to devote myself to tomorrow. Beavering away on … Continue reading

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The bureaucratic tango and other stories

Today was the day I had to forfeit an entire day of work and pay $50 to go all the way to Geneva to submit a few forms to accept my job offer for October . And the bureaucratic tango … Continue reading

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Lausanne memories

Yes yes yes, I know, it’s been too long, and both of you want to know why I haven’t written in so long. Well, I’ve been busy, writing and editing pieces for other projects, picnicking in the park with Stella … Continue reading

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