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Is Winter Coming Again?

Snow, ice, and sunshine. It’s our second winter in Vienna, but I get the feeling that we have seen anything yet. We had a big snow a few weeks ago, the first sign of winter, and now that it’s gone everyone is ready for spring. 494 more words

Fifth Letter Home

Greetings to all,

Welcome to my Q4 2014 update email. When I last wrote, we were preparing for the big festival of Tabaski. As you may remember from this time last year, Tabaski is the celebration of God sparing Abraham’s child Isaac who He had commanded should be sacrificed, allowing Abraham to sacrifice a male sheep in his place. 778 more words

Peace Corps

Enjoy the Journey

I’m on a night bus going the wrong direction and it’s snowing like crazy. This is awesome. Lately I’ve been pushing the limits. Last Saturday I found out that the store that sells diapers and laundry detergent actually closes at 5 on Saturday instead of six like the grocery store. 801 more words