Tag Archives: Ethiopian Rainy Season

BOOKS: Ethiopian Winter Splendor


“We raked books of the shelves by the dozen and hauled them along on picnics, to haylofts, up oak trees, to bath and to bed, the one terrifying possibility was to find oneself without a book.”   Kathleen Norris Kiremt … Continue reading

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Kiremt: Celebrating Ethiopian Rainy Season Marvels


Kiremt is an Amharic word that represents Ethiopian rainy season or winter. And officially, it is that time of year here in Addis Ababa and many other parts of the country when the rain is falling mercifully, the roads getting … Continue reading

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Bekolo Tibs: Ethiopian Rainy Season Rapture


As John Updike said, “Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the Earth, without rain there would be no life.” June, July and August are rainy season in Ethiopia. Kiremt is the Amharic word for the Ethiopian rainy … Continue reading

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