THE STORY THUS FAR

I’ve finally settled down into a groove of sorts out this way. The intermittent power supply although irritating, no longer unnerves the soul as does the brain numbing drone of chinese made generators. Hence, the sudden plunge into darkness no longer startles me. Things have slowed down some as Lagosians get back into the swing … Continue reading

LIFE IN GIDI

I’ve finally settling into life back home. It’s been a full and complete assault on the senses. I’ve had to decide between sleeping in a blanket of heat and total darkness or with making do with the mind rattling drone of generators. The landscape itself is brutal, dust/smog filled and humid as f**k! But hell, … Continue reading

THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND

Young Malawian pioneer, William Kamkwamba, overcomes insurmountable odds to defy convention and build a windmill capable of generating enough power to light up four bulbs and two radios in his little home.  Read all about it in his forthcoming book to be released in September ’09. Available for pre-order from Amazon.