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Book Reviews: Letters from the Peace Corps & Making a Difference: The Peace Corps at Twenty-Five

 So in our office library I found this gem of a book. Letters from the “Peace Corps: Collection of letters from various areas of the world written by members of the first band of Peace Corps volunteers” by Iris Luce in 1965. Written a year and a half after Peace Corps was started. Peace Corps… Continue reading Book Reviews: Letters from the Peace Corps & Making a Difference: The Peace Corps at Twenty-Five

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Creature Comforts and Cravings

Strangely this topic has been on my mind lately as ’tis the season for visitors from the land of plenty willing to bring us volunteers things we might like, want, or need to get through the worst/hottest/can’t-take-being-called-a-toubob-one-more-time kinda day/week/month/year. Traveling anywhere, or for that sake not traveling anywhere, causes you to find comforts that you… Continue reading Creature Comforts and Cravings