Penny Randell, the author of Becoming African - The First Three Years. It is the unbelievable saga of mother and son's exploits in an urban-based African setting and beyond.
“I better know what I’m doing” was the alert that ran through my head as I sat with my back up against the cold, corrugated metal wall. I was inside a dark and musty shack in the middle of one the poorest ghettos in
Here and There After a three-month stent in Uganda, returning to America represented nothing less than sweet normalcy and of course the peace of assured security. It was particularly fetching to welcome an environment of civilized behavior in which most citizens were cheerfully focused on
Although the extra air miles computed to many more hours awake, I purposely chose Qatar Airlines as my second carrier en route to Uganda, my final destination. Thursday morning saw me off on United Airlines, non-stop to Newark and then on to Brussels, Belgium. After