Posts by Deborah

Looking for Yesterday

Posted on Apr 10, 2016 | 0 comments

Looking for Yesterday

One of the things I did in the new Gambella, pop 40,000, was look for the old Gambella, the Gambella I had known, pop 1,000.

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Back to the Present

Posted on Mar 27, 2016 | 0 comments

Back to the Present

I want to share more of my trip to reacquaint myself with the world of Gambella in preparation for writing the Global Village Mysteries.

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Coming of Age

Posted on Mar 13, 2016 | 2 comments

Coming of Age

When I speak of my early time in Gambella, I frequently speak also of Coming of Age. I thought I should try to explain why.

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Wild Horses Running Free: Sarah Lovett Workshop 4

Posted on Feb 28, 2016 | 0 comments

Wild Horses Running Free: Sarah Lovett Workshop 4

After taking Sarah Lovett’s workshop, I’m trying a new way of working, with just me, my inspiration and my courage at the center of it all.

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The Global Village

Posted on Apr 10, 2015 | 0 comments

The Global Village

Gambella, Ethiopia, has always been The Global Village to me, a place where you couldn’t stroll the few dirt blocks to Alekko the Greek’s store without exchanging greetings in at least five languages.

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