Observations from the Ground

Three days ago, nearly 50 new Peace Corps trainees stepped off the plane into the cool Rwandan night. We were excited, anxious, confused, and more than a little exhausted, but looking forward to exploring our new home. We spent our first three days in the capital, Kigali, a red-roofed city built into a stretch of green rolling hills. Continue reading “Observations from the Ground”


What Am I Really Hoping For?

The countdown is on.  I know, I say that every time I post, but with every passing day my impending departure becomes more and more real.  Not to mention I become better at finding excuses for procrastination.

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