Homeland part 2

Thursday, 6th of August We’re traveling by van to the southwest. My wife admires the landscape of the rice fields. As an agricultural engineer she’s amazed by the high-quality farmland. Thinking out loud, she comments on the amount of work, attentive and patient, the endless hours that are put into the rice terraces. On the

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Monday, 5th July – 5 A.M. (2nd day on Madagascar, first visit to my homeland with the family) Bedroom of a rented apartment in the middle of Tananarive, the capital of Madagascar. My wife anxiously wakes me up, saying, what’s with the noise outside? So I get up from the bed, also anxious, open the

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