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I returned to the U.S. from Kenya this holiday season with a very heavy burden on my heart: we were critically short on…

Well…another year is upon us. The approach of a new year always brings such a mixture of emotions in me – beginning with…

No matter where you go in Kuria you’ll be surrounded by kids. They seem to have a built in mzungu radar (mzungu is…

November 19 was World Toilet Day! I was notified of this from my friends at Water Partners: “We celebrate World Toilet Day and the incredible…

People have been asking what a typical day looks like for me here in Kuria, so here goes: 6:30 a.m. We wake up…

Rainy day…

12 November 2008 Rain can be a pretty restoring thing… It rains every day here like clockwork. We’re in the middle of the…

I’m drinking a Coke, she’s getting an HIV test. Let me back up. Kuria has one health care facility – the poorly equipped…

Well, I hear that the sky is pretty much falling back home. With the investment banking industry going the way of the dodo,…

Over the past months I’ve had the absolute joy of spending some quality time with the Kurian people who have warmly welcomed me,…

it was the best of times, it was the worst of times…

2 November 2008 Well, I hear that the sky is pretty much falling back home. With the investment banking industry going the way…