Thunder and Lightning

In addition to learning language, our second current major goal is understanding the Menyan culture. Through observation and participation we easily learn about material culutre–what the people do and how they do it–but we also want to know what the Menyan people think, what they believe, why they believe what they believe and even what…

Drought Relief

We are in the middle of a severe, el niño induced drought in PNG which seems to be especially bad in Menya. It’s been bone dry in here since June and everybody is struggling to find food because the gardens aren’t producing. Click the picture to read more.