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Looking ahead

I’ve got a lot coming up in the future and I’m excited to see where it goes. My clubs are continuing. I’m getting more involved in lessons. 223 more words


‘Lviv-ing’ it up

Formal apology for the pun headline. I couldn’t resist.

I had the opportunity to spend a few days in Lviv last week. It was incredible. Lviv is such a beautiful city and there is so much going on. 225 more words



I started running in my sweet little village. My first run was on a Sunday afternoon. It had been a little warmer and I had been wary of running on the ice, so this seemed like the perfect day to finally give it a shot. 353 more words



I have had my teacher’s club as well as my student’s club up and running. My teacher’s club also has parents and other members of the community which is super cool. 501 more words


Wednesday photo: Pineapple fields

I finally got a close up view of pineapple fields when I walked to Swaziland’s national park office.

It was nice to make a comparison to my pineapples, which are about half the size as these.

Wednesday Photo

Black Volunteer, a Poem

To celebrate Black History Month and the diversity of the Peace Corps Volunteer community, we asked PCVs of color to write about their personal experiences as Volunteers in Jamaica. 286 more words

Black History Month

The End! (of Chemotherapy)

As of today, I’m officially done with chemotherapy. And it feels amazing! My very last treatment was this morning.  Thanks to all of you who have been praying for me. 130 more words