colorful buses and Jeepneys

Let’s compare the Jeepney of the Philippines with buses in Haiti and in the African nation of Senegal

Here are the Jeepneys of the Philippines

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This bus in found in the Caribbean country of HaitiImage

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This bus is found in the west African nation of Senegal.

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beautiful music of Rokia Traoré – Laidu (Mali)

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The kora is a 21-24 stringed small harp which looks a bit like a banjo

Featuring the beautiful music of Rokia Traoré  with the song Laidu. She is from the west African country of Mali.

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When I listen to this beautiful music  I am taken back to another time and place many, many years ago and, perhaps, many lives ago.

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Steven Wiseblood