Family Tree and Mis-tree: the madman

The stories that slowly unfold of family happenings and revealed secrets and mysteries behind stories. They all unfold like leaves on an autumn tree until one day the tree stands bare and stark against the sky. No more leaves to conceal the limbs of stories formed on the way. There is the story behind theContinue reading “Family Tree and Mis-tree: the madman”

The Saga of the Digging of a Well: Part 3, The Drama!

After a month of digging and after the pump was installed, I’m ready to call this project finished. I hoped to take photos and tell all my facebook friends of what has been accomplished. But something is strangely missing. As projects go, in Uganda this one seemed relatively drama free! …and I would like toContinue reading “The Saga of the Digging of a Well: Part 3, The Drama!”

The Saga of the Digging of a Well: Part 2

A few months ago my husband decided it might be somewhat profitable to start a nursery. He has been germinating plants and trees since then. However, in order to successfully run a nursery, one needs a very reliable water source and the rainwater collection tank we have simply will not last during the dry season.Continue reading “The Saga of the Digging of a Well: Part 2”