One Way #Uganda


I have dotted my eyes

and crossed my teas

some of the animals

made me sneeze

what I hold now

happily in my hand

is a one way ticket

to a distant land

of Uganda I write

and hope to serve

the people Acholi

our love so deserve


As I close this A to Z challenge, I am finishing up the process and preparing to go to the land of the Acholi in Northern Uganda. This week we meet with people who will hopefully give us homes for  the South Sudanese children.

Blogging is a great way to journal so here’s the beginning of a new journey to work with African children.

We appreciate your dear prayers.



Author: moondustwriter

Thank you for visiting Moondustwriter. In 2019, we started working with an E. African team developing elementary curriculum for African children. As a writer, it is a thrill to help children who want to learn. As a bio major and nurse, it is exciting to use my knowledge to encourage young minds to love science. I've been part of the blogging community for more than 10 years. Some old timers may remember the award winning (2011 Twitter Shorty ) blog community - One Stop Poetry. I was the co-producer of that fast growing blog community. I am a published writer, poet, artist and photographer. I have written, as well as edited, for periodicals, radio, blogs and fellow writers. There are many facets to this moon - thanks for stopping by.

10 thoughts on “One Way #Uganda”

  1. Hi Leslie – wonderful poem and an example for us all … an orderly queue of littlies – why can’t we all be so generous. Loved the A-Z with you … cheers Hilary


  2. You’re far more the adventurer than I am–you’re doing an admirable thing.

    Congratulations on completing the 2017 Challenge. Thanks for participating and for sharing such great information with all of us.

    Arlee Bird
    Tossing It Out


  3. A things seem to be back in service; I discovered my ineptitude.
    ___ Moonie, I offer my best safe-filled wishes to you on your endeavor, and to those that will touch your hand. _m

    given time
    in this outstretch to all
    hands touch


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