Thoughts on Ubuntu: Are We Really All Connected?

A few years ago, I read 'No Future Without Forgiveness' by Desmond Tutu which talks about the process of reconciliation and healing after apartheid in South Africa. As I read it, I became immediately fascinated by this concept of ubuntu which seems to be a pivotal component in South Africa's road to recovery. Here is …

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Thoughts on They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky

I recently finished reading a great book about the Lost Boys of Sudan. "They Poured Fire on Us from the Sky"  tells the story of several boys, well now they are adult men, who fled their villages during a period of war. Against all odds, these boys crossed deserts, survived wild animals, and dodged bullets …

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