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Maya children from a community in the highlands of Chiapas Mexico

Maya children froma community in the highlands of Chiapas Mexico

I remember when locusts invaded Nairobi.  Everywhere you stepped . . . crunch!  Ugh!!  Africa. Locust Season , Senegal

Senegalese children run as locusts spread in the capital Dakar September Only a military-style operation with bases across West Africa can stop the worst locust invasion for 15 years, Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade said on Tuesday as the inse

Maybe that is why you seem to live more vividly in Africa...life here is amplified by its constant proximity to death. People love harder here... ~From Peter Godwin, "When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa" (paraphrased)

What summer time is all about - climbing trees playing in the water. But most of the water kids are playing with in Africa carries deathly disease.