Monthly Archives: October 2010

Rain !!

A few minutes ago I was laying in bed deciding if I should go for a run or do the exercises I had planned. Suddenly from the steel roof began the unmistakable sound of pounding rain! I was quickly joined … Continue reading

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First Chichewa conversation

Today was my first genuine full conversation in the local Chichewa language. I suppose I should note that I was speaking with a kid who was probably 7 years old and I was running at the time, but it really … Continue reading

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A Refugee Engineer

Arop Lual Two, fron Darfur Sudan. Photo by Duncan McNicholl On Sunday a week ago, my EWB colleague Duncan McNicholl invited me to go to Dzaleka, near Dowa, northwest of Lilongwe. Duncan’s Perspectives on Poverty blog has been widely followed … Continue reading

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