Grounded for the night

When I returned to Zambia in January, I was surprised to learn that public transport vehicles were barred from moving between 21 hours and 05 hours. (Non-Zambians are likely to know these times as “9pm” and “5am.” Living in Zambia is great way for English-language speakers to learn the 24-hour clock.) Since this is a)…

Riding in the “wild West”

Readers of this blog will notice the large gap between my last post and this one. Primary explanation: I have relocated from Lusaka to Mongu, the main town in Zambia’s Western Province. With the relocation I have been busier, have had less internet time, and have been without Lusaka public transport stimulation. On the flip…