and you thought I-95 traffic gets heavy...spotted the day before tabaski, this bus, with goats strapped atop, barrels down dusty roads at 80 kilometers per hour, transporting people and the main 'guests' of tabaski dinner...
lions and tigers and bears oh my December 28th 2005 While most charismatic mega-vertebrates have been hunted or chased or driven to extinction out of Mali, there is some wildlife left to enjoy, some legends of giant snakes still slithering about, the occasional creature to marvel at (termites, I’m thinking of), and ‘work’ domesticated animals to often pity, really.
Luckily, most animals I saw were outside our sleeping or eating quarters…mo ... read more
Africa » Mali The Sudanese Republic and Senegal became independent of France in 1960 as the Mali Federation. When Senegal withdrew after only a few months, what formerly made up the Sudanese Republic was renamed Mali. Rule by dictatorship was brought to a close in... ... read more
making a documentary about the role of musicians in the crisis in Mali and the Sahel:
would like to unite some of us bloggers around this!
also figuring out how to put my pen to good use...
and figuring out how to live in berlin and dakar at the same time, with a whiff of brooklyn...
and trying to slow the pace at which my world is webbed...let us not forget how close we are...tug tug.
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