Monthly Archives: February 2010

Hope is scary

“The problem with Swaziland is that we are not a democracy,” the man said to me as the rain fell softly behind his frame in the doorway. “Our government goes to other countries and signs all these papers that are … Continue reading

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Really Good Deed

I think I am in a strange place right now. Although Swaziland itself certainly has its quirks, it is a figurative strangeness that has stumbled into me. I seem to be caught in some sort of expat purgatory, where I … Continue reading

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