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  • Being a Chameleon

    Dinkaland never ceases to amaze me. Just when I thought I had heard all kinds of marriage proposals there are, Dinka men always manage to come up with something that leaves me dumbfounded for one second and laughing my head off the next. For the benefit of those who aren’t familiar with the term “Dinka,” […]

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  • Smell of Burning Death

    I’ve wanted to go to the crematorium place they call Pashupati.  It’s not something you see every day and it would be the really unique temple I’d be visiting. Not  in any way like the Swoyambou and Buddha nath temples, which were unique in their own ways, but which were really Buddhist structures. And well, […]

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  • Namaste!

    The Bush Girl Has Landed Yohooo! Finally I escaped from Bor-dome! It took me four flights, over two days, but finally I reached the ancient city for Kathmandu, for two weeks of rest and pure relaxation. First plane was from Bor to Juba. I had to take it on Wednesday, and not Friday 27th, for […]