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Natadradave, Where Miracles Happen

Natadradave is a village in the Dawasamu region of the Tailevu North Province, an area that was deeply affected by Cyclone Winston on February 20th, 2016. 237 more words

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ElPorElla – HeforShe

At the end of the Triple Alliance War in 1870, Paraguay had lost about 70% of its male population. In an effort to repopulate the country, women procreated… 591 more words

Paraguay

No Being is an Island

“This myth of ‘other-than-me’ has been responsible for wars, the rape of the planet, and all forms and expressions of human injustice. After all, who in their right mind would harm another if they experienced that person as a part of themselves?” 2,152 more words

Peace Corps Panama

Postcards From My Students

A few weeks ago I had my sophomore students create a postcard (or use a real one or photo). The assignment started by asking them to think of something that represented themselves. 156 more words

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Funny Moments with Imane

Imane, 21, is my host sister.
She is thoughtful and hilarious.

I told her that I wanted to buy a postcard of Azrou. We’ve looked around stores after stores, trying to find a postcard but had no luck. 557 more words

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Message Sent and Received

There is a topic I have been hesitant to write about so far, but it’s been on my mind so much I can’t not write about it.

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Bjeshkët

The arrival of December is always exciting to me. I know this reflection is coming a couple days late, but it’s been a busy week. In any case. 360 more words

Kosova