"False banana" is an African plant (called "kobe" in Amharic) that looks like the banana tree, but is actually the cassava. Kobe is versatile and strong, and can survive even the worst droughts and pestilence; like the manna of biblical times, its roots, once fermented and pounded into mush, can be used as a base for every kind of food...
Tuesday, May 31, 2005
First blog. Really.
Work is calling, as is the bathroom, but the tik tik of the keys calls louder. Oh yes, even louder than the managing editor. Or the news editor.
But apparently the battery has the final word. So i'm off.