Baobab Tree

Another iconic tree of East Africa is the Baobab Tree, which can live more than 1,000 years.  Its trunk can reach over 30' in diameter, which gives it a stubby appearance, but can reach heights of 80-100'. The tree has many uses.  Besides its fruit, used by both man and animals, its trunk holds up … Continue reading Baobab Tree

Mr. No-It-All

Wise old owl.  Those eyes stare right through you, like he knows more about you then you do yourself.  He knows what you're thinking.  He's forgotten more than you will ever know. I've seen those eyes; they belong to my third grade teacher, she had a hook nose too.  She had fire-red hair and wore … Continue reading Mr. No-It-All