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Housework in Uganda: A Saga

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I awake as the morning sun flows across the room and pools on the concrete floor. My eyes, though unaccustomed, still welcome the light after a night of darkness. Darkness which was broken only by the piercing light of the torch I used to read. In a house without electricity sleep patterns become dictated by the movements of the sun and the high equatorial-moon. I brush the sleeps from my eyes and my morning routine begins.

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Muzungu: Intitial thoughts on Uganda

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Poverty. Chaos. Laughter. And happiness. These are probably the best four words to sum up my first week in Uganda. I came to help with teacher training services for some community initiatives here and have found a new place in my heart[1].

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An Introduction to me

Hey everyone,

This is my first entry so it seems like I should start by tell you what this is all about. I decided to start this blog to get my ideas out of my head and online for you all to read. I’m thinking what this will be a series of observations and fictional extracts, but some more personal ideas about the writing journey as well. I welcome your feedback and ideas, different perspective is always valued because perspectives are at the core of this blog. Anyways, in the coming days I should have some interesting observations and ideas but that’s all for now.

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