hello babies. welcome to earth. it's hot in the summer and cold in the winter. it's round and wet and crowded. on the outside babies, you’ve got 100 years here. there's only one rule that i know of babies – God damn it, you’ve got to be kind. - kurt vonnegut There is a … Continue reading Damn it, you’ve got to be kind
About a week ago now, Amani and I celebrated our one year anniversary. This time last year, we were in Canada, having been through our official wedding in Dodoma and preparing for another celebration on the other side of the ocean. I had the privilege of having two weddings, one in Tanzania and one in … Continue reading A Labour of Love….
It’s been a long time since I wrote anything that I put into a public space. I’ve written a lot, but none of it has passed through the gates of being read by others. For lack of a better word, life has been “full” for a long time and I have struggled to find the … Continue reading We imagined differently.
I have not been posting any blogposts recently, but it doesn't mean I haven't been writing them. I keep finishing one, putting it aside to edit later and leaving it there. I feel like I have something to say, but can't quite find the words, or maybe the courage to make it public. My words … Continue reading Enough
It is 2014. Two thousand and fourteen. 2013 has passed behind us, and laying ahead is a whole new year, full of surprises, heartaches, and good people. I am awestruck at how much a single year can hold. How many things can change over the course of just 12 months, what we learn, how we … Continue reading One for the Road