Monthly Archives: May 2008

Shikamoo!

(…literally ‘I hold your feet’… a respectful Swahili greeting often heard from Tanzanian children!)(Most of these pictures were taken in Tanzania through windows from inside moving vehicles…)I am writing to you today from Mbeya in southern Tanzan… Continue reading

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Ikiyaga ( Lake) Kivu

Approximately 160k northwest from Kigali is the city of Gisenyi on the shores of enchanting Lake Kivu. The well paved road between is very winding, kind of ridiculously so at times, over and around stunningly gorgeous hill after cultivated hill and thr… Continue reading

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Kigali Memorial Center

Wandering about Kigali the other day, I came across this amazing round about (traffic circle) very near the center of downtown. Although it was off at the time, a beautiful three-tiered fountain is in the center and lowly cropped hedges of different co… Continue reading

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…And Another Door Opens

I am up early this morning, sitting in the garden of the auberge where I am staying in an area called Kimironko, a district of Kigali, the capitol city of Rwanda. The birds are singing, light whispy clouds fill the pale blue sky, there is wonderful aur… Continue reading

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Gratitude, Gratitude, Gratitude!

Thanks kindly for the lovely birthday wishes from home! Imagine my delight to even receive a hand drawn cake and candles scanned across the miles from one of my darling nieces….Everyone’s Love now and throughout this entire journey is so VERY, VERY… Continue reading

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