finding amazing people, places, & things.

 

humansofnewyork:

"I’ve sold fish in the market for the last thirty years, because I never had the chance to go to university. Recently my daughter graduated from Makerere, which is one of the best schools in the country. When I walked through the gates to attend her graduation, I felt so happy, because I never thought I’d see the inside of a university."(Kampala, Uganda)

The power of education and the hope of this woman.

humansofnewyork:

"I’ve sold fish in the market for the last thirty years, because I never had the chance to go to university. Recently my daughter graduated from Makerere, which is one of the best schools in the country. When I walked through the gates to attend her graduation, I felt so happy, because I never thought I’d see the inside of a university."

(Kampala, Uganda)

The power of education and the hope of this woman.

Personally, I’m a fan of bathtub Mary.

Personally, I’m a fan of bathtub Mary.

Drawing strength & inspiration from these 2 strong women. I’ve kept their picture on my desk for 3 years to remember dear budeya.

Drawing strength & inspiration from these 2 strong women. I’ve kept their picture on my desk for 3 years to remember dear budeya.

Sky after the storm. (No filter).

Sky after the storm. (No filter).

Nothing wrong with the Protestants, but this is the best text I have ever received from my aunt.

Nothing wrong with the Protestants, but this is the best text I have ever received from my aunt.

Today

I woke up singing the Toys R Us song…which then transformed into the atoms family song (they make up the air, they’re everywhere, can’t see them at all).

And, now, there is a Buddhist monk chilling at my office. Normal.