A Brief Guide to My First Weeks in Kosovo

I am typing this while experiencing my first power outage in Kosovo. It seems like most in my group have had several already, so I should count myself as lucky. I am continuing to enjoy this country and my life here. The trainings and language classes I attend have kept me very busy, and I've … Continue reading A Brief Guide to My First Weeks in Kosovo


Goodbye Mountains

In the final weeks before leaving for the Peace Corps, I have made an effort to spend time outside among the mountains. I grew up before this backdrop, but it took travelling and coming back before I realized their beauty or even noticed the mountains the way an outside observer would. Their gentle sloping ridges … Continue reading Goodbye Mountains