Archive for August 2009

Light Gives Students a Chance at Night School

Aug 24th, 2009 | By John Waller | Category: Solar PV, Sub-Saharan Africa, US Government

Less than two percent of Liberia’s estimated two million rural dwellers have access to electricity. Most rely on candles or small kerosene lamps to light up their evening activities. But limited lighting impedes chores after dark, prevents post-dusk operation of small businesses, limits the ability of students to study, and contributes to poor security. At [...]

If Ever

Aug 14th, 2009 | By John Waller | Category: Poetry

If ever were a man whose life was blessed   With a woman’s love through every season, Whose joy filled soul was touched by love’s caress –   That man is me for you are the reason. If ever were a heart that love so filled   With ev’ry beat it grew more strong and true, Whose mad [...]