Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Blogsen-usTue, 24 May 2016 17:32:40 EDTTue, 24 May 2016 17:32:40 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssOut of the comfort zonehttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/171/Out-of-the-comfort-zone.html Following signs often takes you beyond your comfort zone, but in doing so they can lead to the oddly unexpected. This was certainly the case during a recent trip to Galveston, Texas.Mon, 23 May 2016 14:17:05 EDTFollowing the signshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/170/Following-the-signs.htmlJust being still can be a challenge. And by still, I don't mean motionless or sedentary. Rather stillness comes from quieting the whirling thoughts, repetitive frets and nagging insecurities in your mind.Wed, 18 May 2016 21:41:46 EDTIF YOU CAN'T TAKE THE HEAT, STAY OUT OF THE KITCHENhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/169/IF-YOU-CAN'T-TAKE-THE-HEAT,-STAY-OUT-OF-THE-KITCHEN.htmlEverything about cooking in Burkina overwhelms me.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:49:26 EDTTHE LEGEND OF THE FOUNDING OF BOUGOUNAMhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/168/THE-LEGEND-OF-THE-FOUNDING-OF-BOUGOUNAM.htmlOne afternoon, my community homologue took me to meet the village chief to get a fuller, historic background on Bougounam for a report I needed to submit within my first three months at site.Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:17:10 EDTPACKING FOR HOLLY GOLIGHTLYhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/blogs.detail/display/167/PACKING-FOR-HOLLY-GOLIGHTLY.htmlPeople don't really wear sunhats, do they? To the beach, yes. To dress up as one of the Hepburn sisters for Halloween or an Oscar theme party, of course. To tend the garden or mow the lawn, perhaps.Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:39:43 EDT