Ghana (Part 2): November 1, 2009

Journey to the Cape Coast and Kakum On Saturday, October 31st, 2009 my cousins and I woke up early to go to Cape Coast Castle and Kakum National Park. At Kakum National Park, we walked across seven canopies that were merely ropes hanging from trees. These canopies were 130 feet high.  The bridge would shakeContinue reading “Ghana (Part 2): November 1, 2009”

11 Things I Learned in 2011

On December 31, 2011 at 11:48pm four friends and I stood in 40 degree weather hugging ourselves to keep warm and waiting for the Peach to drop. Five Points neighborhood of Atlanta was crowded that night. I didn’t know what my friends or the hundreds of other Atlantans were feeling about 2011, but I wasContinue reading “11 Things I Learned in 2011”