A few photos from the last month of living and working in Kololo. A huge thanks to Xavier for supplying the means and skill to produce these. Plenty more to come.
|Temesken and I slapping the cement on.|
|Some of the chicca (cob in amharic) crew|
|Enjoying a mango on a Sunday. And yes I know there is plenty of mango|
on my face, there usually is.
|Gazan and Sallamnesh waiting for the rain to pass.|
|My annoyed its raining face. I'm never too happy when were unable to work.|
|Tamesken slamming the foundation into a nice even pile.|
|Lieutenant Dan hoping for a snack.|
|Tassama and Saqanesh working together to finish the final cobb coat.|
|Dawitt in Ijigus tattered cap.|
|Andreras and Ermius hoisting the scaffolding into place.|
|Xavier practicing his night photography.|
|Cababush and Ashenafee are always happy to see X with|
|Front door from the inside.|
|Ijigu and I talking through the day. Our water filters dangle in the background.|
|The hyena's view of the house. Kinda spooky.|
|Morning in Kololo.|
|Ijigu, Xavier and I always have a breakfast of school builders on the front porch.|
The dogs take care of any scraps, and the flies take care of our patience.
The sunrise over the valley is worth it Yes I have ninja slippers on, why not.
|The everyday after work, and Sunday hangout.|
|Ijigu assisting with the cement mix.|
|Sallamnesh and I directing the pour.|
|Gazan and Marko dropping off a load of cement, while I wait with the|
|Xavier's laundry audience. He is popular with the kiddies.|
|Xavier greeting his crucial ingredient to our Mexican dinner.|
|My reaction after some local moonshine. Imagine aburnt grain tasting strychnine.|
|Xavier's reaction after the the local homebrew. Ooof.|