Making Babies: The Motive for Peace

At the recent burial of one of the Lango tribe’s great mothers, thousands of attendees were graced with the presence of the Won Nyaci (head chief). Burials, and virtually all other functions and events in Uganda, are filled with lengthy speeches from notable community figures such as this old man. The speech was concluded with […]

Nyoom: Suzan Abong karacel kede Phil Wilmot

How did THAT happen?! (A short story for romantics)

In the summer of 2009 I was an overzealous single man touring the eastern United States, playing bass guitar in a rock band, and going days without eating anything substantial. A few months later, I was deeply in love, studying theology, and gaining much-needed weight (as Ugandan meals incline a hungry scrawny white boy to […]