Things Fall Apart

Yeats' "The Second Coming" has been much on my mind of late. Partly this comes from reading Things Fall Apart and its later companion No Longer at Ease by Nigerian author Chinua Achebe, the former of which draws its name from the Yeats. The books taken together bridge the colonial era in Nigeria and by…Read more Things Fall Apart

Friday & Saturday, July 17-18

This weekend, I played tourist at Victoria Falls. I have little to explain and a lot of pictures. You have been warned.         Victoria Falls are on the Zambezi River, which forms the border between Zambia to the north and Zimbabwe to the south. The Falls themselves are a United Nations Heritage…Read more Friday & Saturday, July 17-18