Title: Rebecca in Rwanda (Rwanda)

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Top News Story: Memories of playing soccer with Rwanda's First Lady - 31/Aug/2013 23:57 - 3971 days ago
Okay Ken, I promised I'd write about this again so here it is. Among many delights about being back in Rwanda is the string of m...

A vast, expansive beauty - 31/Aug/2013 23:35 - 3971 days ago
Most people I've met who have been to Africa describe the same kind of feeling about living, working or visiting it. The people ...

Did you bring joy? - 22/Aug/2013 15:40 - 3980 days ago
"Ancient Egyptians believed that upon death they would be asked two questions and their answers would determine whether they cou...

Ufite Amazzi? Food, Language and Culture - 22/Aug/2013 15:12 - 3980 days ago
My first few days in Rwanda, I practised the language a bit in my head in preparation for leaving the capital to visit the more ...

Letting the light in - 15/Aug/2013 14:17 - 3987 days ago
"Ring the bells that still can ring, forget your perfect offering. There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in....

Receive Love. Give love. Repeat. - 14/Aug/2013 12:40 - 3988 days ago
Receive love. Give love. Repeat. was written on a church sign at Bloor and Dufferin the week before I left Toronto. Since arrivi...

Funny ha-ha's - 12/Aug/2013 10:06 - 3990 days ago
*when crossing the street in a foreign country that's not England (where it's written in bold print: LOOK RIGHT!), it's importan...

Hope - 12/Aug/2013 09:42 - 3990 days ago
"Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the tune without the words, and never stops at all." Emily ...

Bye bye Broccoli...and other reverse culture shock-isms - 12/Aug/2013 09:12 - 3990 days ago
I am about to board a plane to Africa and I am cognizant of leaving the "land of plenty" for the "land of a thousand variables"....

Return to Rwanda - 08/Aug/2013 14:56 - 3994 days ago
On Saturday, I will board a plane in Toronto to return to Rwanda for the first time in 3 1/2 years. I have mixed emotions. I can...

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