Okay so I apologize for being a bit AWOL, there’s been a lot going on these past two weeks. Last I wrote I was in the second week and life was great. Life is still pretty good, it’s just starting to feel more like life and less like summer camp. I’m recognizing people in the… Read More Water and Warfare: Las Fuentes Georginas with a side of history
Ah the second week cheer, it’s a wonderful thing. The first week in a new place is always a bit awkward, getting lost, not being understood, etc. but the second week is brilliant. Everything is still exciting and relatively new, but you have a general idea of where you are and you are starting to… Read More Second Week Cheer
The scene is our Guatemalan homestay dinner table. The time is 7pm three days ago. The main characters are the four tortilla chips masquerading as dinner on our plates. Lien walks in and sees the sadness that is currently ensuing, I frown at her, she understands.
This past year has been quite the year of travel for me and by June 2016 I will have spent a total of 9 months abroad. My trip in Europe was wonderful, but tiring, and I feel I’m in a different place in my life now than 7 months ago when I graduated college. I… Read More And the Journey Begins Again