1: training remaining in my 10 week program for local English teachers
2: boxes of wine hidden in a tampon box in my last care package…brava for tricking customs sweet Monica J
3: days until Fasika, Ethiopian Easter. Who knows how many chickens will see their end?
4: books/week I’ve been diggin through lately
7: kilometers I’m running on May 12 in a race in Hawassa
15: cost of one hour use at the local internet café, in birr
19: days until I’ll be in AMERICA for vacation
24: hours/day the Ethiopian Orthodox church down the road is blasting melodic chants in honor of the upcoming holiday
30: days until I get to watch one of my best friends, Natalie Parkman, become Natalie Laney!