Monthly Archives: September 2011

Un histoire à faire rire

Ca c’est passée hier, et pour plusieurs heures après, j’avais envie d’en pleurer. Mais quand je l’avais raconté à Eric, Joelle et Egide ce matin avec le café, ils ont pleuré de rire. J’ai rit moi aussi, parce qu’il ne … Continue reading

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Flashlight parties

Flashlight parties Watch out North America, we in Mutanga Nord– Athanase, Pascal, the Professor and I– have invented a new form of partying. You can thank all the power outages. So we’re sitting in the TV room and the power … Continue reading

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Team players

All the books I read about Africa talked about it being a collectivist society. If a person did something alone, either they were sick or something else was wrong. I’m glad I read those books, because they prepared me well. … Continue reading

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Look what my students did!

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A weekend to remember

A Weekend to Remember Well, it had to happen once. I have been robbed. It happened last Friday, on a day that started off well enough. A few days earlier I had let it slip to Antoine that my birthday … Continue reading

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A day in my Burundian life

Today was a typical day in my Burundian life, one of a succession of days that seem to be flying past faster and faster. On Friday my Burundi trip will be half over already!! I woke up when the sun … Continue reading

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