Monthly Archives: September 2012

Celeb Status

I never wondered what it was like to be famous.  It has always seemed like a hassle to me – people following you, yelling your name, taking your picture.  But, being one of two ferenji’s (Ethiopian term for foreigners) in … Continue reading

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2005, Take two!

Ethiopia runs on a different calendar from the rest of the world.  Instead of our Gregorian calendar, Ethiopia has 12 months of 30 days and then a 13th month with five days (or six it’s a leap year).   Because of … Continue reading

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Homeless in Woreta

Sorry for the lack of updates.  I’d like to say I’ve been busy, but really it’s the complete opposite.  I moved to my permanent site, Woreta, about 3 weeks ago.  After a few days in Addis getting us ready to … Continue reading

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