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Guest Post: A letter from my mom

Dear Josh, There is no way I can know what you are going through. Although I would like to all I can do is imagine and hallucinate based on whatever elementary knowledge I have, what I have learned the past … Continue reading

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It’s not my fault but I feel guilty

I know it’s not my fault but I feel guilty. I know I didn’t cause this. I never dreamed of developing a cancerous tumor in the center of my chest. I never wanted this. It’s not my fault but I … Continue reading

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Love and Beauty in the Peace Corps, Burkina Faso

I  couldn’t look at her in that way. I wasn’t supposed to. I was a guest in their house. My objectives were to learn French and Burkinabé culture, not to court the family’s youngest daughter. I kept with my French … Continue reading

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