Silence of the Lambs, or what I like to call, Abdelqader Day

“Fouaaad.  Fouaaad,”  Soufianne chanted my name from his bike as I walked up to the gate of his house.  Calling it a ‘gate’ makes it sound like a nice, walled-in community of some such.  It’s technically the gate to the local fish market, of which the house is just conveniently connected. I yelled at Soufianne […]

Merry Christmas

Christmas this year is a bit different without the Christmas trees and presents and what with being in a country where most people don’t really know what Christmas is at all.  But that’s okay, because I have what I need and couldn’t be happier.  Here is a little song I’ll be listening to quite a […]