May 30, 2012

Global Dialog Via the Culture of Coffee

Coffee in Addis Ababa, Photo by Travis Horn
Coffee can erase a famine.
Agree? Disagree? Wonder just how literally I mean for that statement to be? How about thi […]

September 29, 2011

The Middle Ground: Telling a Better Story about the Famine in the Horn of Africa

It’s been two months since global officials have officially deemed the famine in the Horn of Africa as the worst to hit the world in a century. During those s […]

August 28, 2011

Imagine Ethiopia 2011: You Can “Go” From Home

As one of the leaders of Imagine Ethiopia 2011, I wanted to share a progress update to inspire and potentially involve you in our next steps. Read on for more. […]

August 16, 2011

Three Ways to Do Something About Famine in Africa (From

A guest blog by Majka Burhardt on Frederik Allen’s Leadership blog on
There is famine in the Horn of Africa. Of course. Isn’t there always? […]

August 10, 2011

Coffee Story: Ethiopia Available Now, Needed Now

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It’s a big day for me today. It’s the day Coffee Story Ethiopia com […]

July 22, 2011

Going Big

Majka Burhardt on a bit of decent rock in Ethiopia, 2007. Photo by Gabe Rogel
In Conjunction with Pemba Serves
Five days ago I drove out of Eldorado Canyon aft […]

July 16, 2011

The Biggest Job I’ve Ever Had

Lake Tena, Ethiopia Photo by Travis Horn
This weekend a printing press in Texas is warming up its rotors and ink jets just for me. For me, that is, and the 90 m […]

August 12, 2010

The Ballad You Forgot, An Additive Adventure Entry

A blog in conjunction with Osprey Packs and Outside Television.
Let’s get this out of the way. I was 8. I made bad choices like singing Don’t Fence Me I […]