Passengers wait to board a plane in Maiduguri, Nigeria on May 23, 2013. Photo by @janehahn. Guest editor Helon Habila writes: “And a time to fly away.” Helon Habila was born in Kaltungo, Gombe State in Nigeria. His writing has won many prizes, including the Commonwealth Prize and the Caine Prize. He teaches creative writing at George Mason University in Virginia. His latest novel is “Oil on Water.” #helonhabila #nigeria #maiduguri #travel #arik #arikair

Passengers wait to board a plane in Maiduguri, Nigeria on May 23, 2013. Photo by @janehahn. Guest editor Helon Habila writes: “And a time to fly away.” Helon Habila was born in Kaltungo, Gombe State in Nigeria. His writing has won many prizes, including the Commonwealth Prize and the Caine Prize. He teaches creative writing at George Mason University in Virginia. His latest novel is “Oil on Water.” #helonhabila #nigeria #maiduguri #travel #arik #arikair

A man photographs a child by a hotel swimming pool in Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast on January 13, 2013. Just outside if Abidjan, Ivory Coast’s commercial capital, Grand-Bassam is a popular weekend destination for thousands of Ivorians. Photo by Peter DiCampo @pdicampo. #ivorycoast #grandbassam #abidjan #pool #beach #ocean #hotel #luxury #resort #travel

A man photographs a child by a hotel swimming pool in Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast on January 13, 2013. Just outside if Abidjan, Ivory Coast’s commercial capital, Grand-Bassam is a popular weekend destination for thousands of Ivorians. Photo by Peter DiCampo @pdicampo. #ivorycoast #grandbassam #abidjan #pool #beach #ocean #hotel #luxury #resort #travel