Growing up in South Sudan was difficult. The constant fighting is exhausting. It is not an easy life; it is hard, especially when there is conflict. I was studying at Bentiu High School and about to...
Life — it can be loud and boisterous. One of my favorite cultural practices in Agok is the way in which people greet each other. Handshakes are an ever present social custom. In a given day one might shake 30 people’s hands as it is customary to shake the hand of every person in a room upon entering.