Archive for June 2014

From Campinas, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil

From Campinas, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  Jaell works twelve hour days as a translator-interpreter, university professor, and international business advisor. She also works with student exchange . Fellow ChicagoNow blogger Kathy Matthews (Quilting! Sewing! Creating!) connected me with Jaell via email. Campinas is forty-five minutes from the capital of the State of São Paulo, also named São Paulo.  The Portuguese and... Read more »

From A Farm In Kenya

From A Farm In Kenya
Theresa and her husband own a tea and coffee farm in Nyeri, Kenya. She is Kikuyu and teaches music and English literature at a boarding school for girls. I met Theresa through my husband, who had been playing an online word game with her. We spoke through email. The photos are hers. My Conversation with... Read more »