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No running water or electricity is a nightmare!!

When I got home from work on Monday early afternoon I quickly noticed something wasn’t right. The weather was a dreary, rainy, grey so I flicked the light switch to brighten up the place (I thought it’s still meant to be Summer!!) however no light came on, strange I thought. 908 more words

No running water, Day 4: Shades of "Dune"

Okay, being without running water in the house has us doing a lot of interesting things we didn’t think of otherwise.

I mentioned the other day about washing the dishes with very little water. 262 more words

Social Issues

Running Water Is a Holy Thing

Today’s post is by Bryan Berghoef.

As everyone knows, meditation and water are wedded forever. ~Herman Melville

Drip, drip drip… Drip, drip, drip…

Getting water is something many of us don’t normally think about. 673 more words

Contemplative Spirituality

Eype Beach Stream 3

On the western half of the shore at Eype in Dorset, England, the cliff is basically made up of porous yellow sandstones and limestones, belonging to the Middle Jurassic Down Cliff Sand Member and Thorncombe Sand Member, overlying the pale, blue-grey micaceous silty mudstone and shale known as the Eype Clay Member. 243 more words


Good Trip?

We had a bit of a drama here today: first the electricity went off, and then after we’d put the tripped fuse back, the water went off.   392 more words

Friends And Family

El agua es la vida

“El agua es la vida,” said my sweet host grandmother while explaining why our water had been off since 10PM the night before. It was already 1 in the afternoon. 412 more words

Peace Corps Peru

#55WordChallenge: Week 17

For those that are uninitiated, the 55 Word Challenge is a contest to write a story in 55 words or less.

Sixteen more hours before she’d be stepping onto cool sands, swim in the warm ocean and mingle with friends.

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