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The Crying Baby

Another tale from Simbo. It was time to harvest the yam. A time when all the women in the village  must join in and work, even the young mothers with newborn babies.   One young mother lay her tiny baby in … Continue reading

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Simbo Moon

The people of Simbo, in Solomon Islands, are pekipeki (crazy). I shall tell you of how once upon a time, they tried to capture the moon. One night, as the full moon shone overhead, an elder of the village exclaimed … Continue reading

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