Meeting Haben for the first time felt a lot like meeting myself.
The complexities of a mother-daughter relationship in the Eritrean diaspora
An impromtu family photo shoot in the countryside fourteen years later.
When I met Regat, I immediately sensed her spirit animal a dolphin. Her playfulness, coöperation, and inner strength are what makes her beautiful. Not to mention her gift of gab. My aunt, Regat, cherishes emotional human contact and is the first person to laugh at her clumsy habits despite what life has hurled out.
An evening with a young Eritrean deacon takes place nowhere, in particular, but in the depths of my heart.
AIR-REE-TREE-UH is a common incorrect pronunciation of EH-REE-THRAH alternatively EH-REE-THREE-YAH a country in North East Africa. compare video and audio below to hear the difference How to Actually Pronounce Eritrea
Anecdotes of cultural clashes in Asmara and coming to my senses after a series of less pleasant encounters with Asmarinos.