Bag of Chips

WOOOOOO I’ll be staying with an American Indian tribe in October! We’ll be going to Cherokee Nation, to its headquarters in Oklahoma, for a week-long service trip. It’s the same organization that took me to Indiana to stay with the Amish last year. I admit, I hardly know anything about the Native American heritage and […]


It’s 10:14 AM on a Saturday morning, and I’m the only person awake in the entire apartment. I can’t help thinking — in Tamale, people would have washed a load of clothes, cleaned the house, watched TV, went to the market, and would be preparing lunch by this… late hour. For the past 4 days […]