Daily Archives: July 9, 2011

Getting settled in Kenya

I’m starting to settle into things. Having the entire day off to do whatever I wanted was a really good way for me to feel like myself again. After the first day, when I felt as though I had to … Continue reading

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I heard a child cry for the first time today.

I have been here for over a week. In that time, I have ridden in a 14-seat van/taxi from Nairobi to Meru. There were three children under the age of 4 in that van. None of them had a seat. They … Continue reading

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Phone

I haven’t gotten used to how people close conversations on the phone in Kenya. They kind of trail off, without a “goodbye” or even “ok” or “mmm,” like they do in Korea. They just say something like, “Call me when … Continue reading

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