Aircraft Internet: From Entebbe to Dubai

It seems unreal connecting to the internet thousands of miles up in the sky between Entebbe and Dubai. I guess its progress. If I ever have children, they'll probably think such connectivity is entirely ordinary. Such is life. Anyhow: What will I remember? What will I miss? What won't I miss? I'll remember the ex-pat... Continue Reading →

Homecoming. On TV.

For Tom Reynolds, the NHS' most prominent paramedic blogger, the London where he works is a city of ghosts: every street tells a story of a patient he has looked after there. For me, today has been the inverse. Places remind me of other places. It's as if the immediate future of returning home makes... Continue Reading →

From Kampala to Kigali

Getting to the airport isn't easy. The internet is down. I call a normal taxi. It's going to take hours to arrive. I'll miss my flight. The internet is back up. I order an Uber. Philip arrives in minutes. Philip has just finished a degree in Development Studies at university here. Is Uber good for... Continue Reading →

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