The Colors, Shapes and Needs of Kenya (July-August 2010)
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  My volunteer trip to Kenya was both rewarding and adventurous. From seeing the sunset and elephants stroll through Maasai Mara to hitting water in the drilling of a well in rural Namanga for the Maasai people, there was no … Read More

Crossing the Kenyan Border to Tanzania (August 2010)
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When I crossed the Kenyan border to Tanzania, my first observations were the colorful, patterned clothes worn, small textile stores and children all around. Since I had already spent some time in Kenya, I already noticed similarities in Tanzania. Tanzania, … Read More

Morocco Through My Eyes (May 2003)
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Initially drafted in a torn magazine during my flight home from Morocco, I wrote a poem inspired by a culture separate from our time. It’s a nation that often stands only to be seen from the corner of our eyes … Read More