I have been watching the unfolding of tension in central Africa since before my visit in 2008. Reports of rebels attacking villages. Allegations of government corruption. Growing tensions between neighboring countries. This morning I found this article in my inbox: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/03/us-burundi-rebellion-idUSBRE8820HP20120903 A group has officially declared war on Burundi. You may be accustomed to thinking about […]
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I don’t have a terrible memory, but I do struggle to memorize information. My brain works better with systems than small bits. This is a problem for many of the types of information one needs to be familiar with to be a midwife (or other birth worker). To help me memorize, I have started to use some […]