A Returned Peace Corps Volunteer's memories and views of his years in upcountry Sierra Leone from 1968 to 1970
Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Brushing a Swamp
Taken near the village of Tokpombu this farmer prepares his swamp for the planting of rice. The Mende preferred planting their rice on the upland as they felt the swamps were cold - they certainly were damp.