above: kid next to the “door of no return” (which slaves passed through to leave their home forever) at Changuu Island, Zanzibar dhows anchored at Stone Town, Zanzibar twilight over Stone Town aerial of the reef around Unguja island, Zanzibar hallway at Beit-Al-Amaan (“house of peace”) chillin at Beit-al-Amaan’s lush living room Zanzibar. Ahh… hearing …

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above: Guy, Bonifas, the ART nurse and peer advocate at Keni Health Centre, Rombo district Sara, a nurse, Steve and Keni Health Centre patients above: the Matron of Keni Health Centre with Bonifas, the HIV clinician, in the clinical room Same: everyone pronounces the district and town name as “Sah-may.” But there are some Tanzanians …

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Usangi and the Pare Mountains

above: Mama, Juma, and me at the Usangi clinic above: Ally and his flapping origami crane; he wants to be a doctor! We’ll work to make that happen. Interesting things happen when the power goes out: The world gets quiet. You start to hear each other and the animals and the water and the wind. …

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