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Why is Peace Corps still in Ghana?

This week marks Peace Corps 57th anniversary. On 1 March, 1961, President Kennedy signed Executive Order 10924, establishing the Peace Corps (PC). In August of the same year, the first Peace Corps Volunteers (PCVs), teachers, arrived in Ghana to start their service. 1,129 more words


Eagle Days and the Resurrection of Americanus Divinus

I couldn’t stop chasing after eagles when Aarilyn and I ventured down to Stella twice in one week.  After seeing one I was hooked, it became a compulsion, an obsession. 416 more words

Don’t Bug Me


K. Shawn Edgar | 2018 | Car Shot

Cold Turkey = Batshit Crazy

“If I quit now, I will soon be back to where I started. And when I started I was desperately wishing to be where I am now.” Unknown… 1,010 more words


American Spirit Leaving Wisconsin Point

We happened to be driving through Superior, Wisconsin when I noticed that a ship was leaving the docks at Wisconsin Point and that a couple of tug boats were in the area. 58 more words

Wisconsin Point

Another Amazing Daughter

I’ve mentioned here before that one of my most long-standing projects has been writing the Today’s Daughters section in American Spirit, the award-winning and simply stunning bimonthly magazine for the Daughters of the American Revolution. 95 more words

American Spirit

The American Spirit – Editorial

It is an extremely grim day in the history of our beloved nation that we have to pause and remind our president, the President of the United States of America, Donald J. 748 more words

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