Category: Kakuma Refugee Camp

Journey to Kakuma

I have just returned from a journey from Nairobi to Kakuma village in the northern Turkana district of Kenya. Beside the village in this semi arid region is the Kakuma refugee camp currently the home of nearly 100,000 refugees from South Sudan and Somalia as well as other […]

Kakuma Journal

January 4, 2013 Hello from Nairobi. I’m doing an experiment. Very hard. I finished the books I brought. A book I bought on Kindle didn’t show up on my ipad and who knows how long I can keep a charge. For a few days I am staying at […]

Three Days

Now that I have some books among my Deet and malaria pills as I head to Kenya, the journey is richer.  When I read the premise of Graham Greene’s Journey Without Maps, I wanted that with me.  To that I’m adding Oil on Water set in Nigeria by Helon […]