Monthly Archives: September 2015

Thing #21

My counterpart at the S&CD Office, Kefilwe. Each and every Peace Corps Volunteer is assigned to a worksite within their village and given a specific person with whom they are supposed to collaborate as a colleague. That person is known as your counterpart. Some of these relationships are star-crossed from the start. Maybe the counterpart isn’t motivated or interested. Maybe the volunteer ..read more

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Thing # 20

“Wild” Animals.

We have mentioned the birds, monkeys and livestock but something that was really surprising to me, that I didn’t realize until I lived here for close to a year, is the actual abundance of “wild” animals.  I also didn’t realize that I would think they are cool or interesting.  I never dreamed of going on safari. Africa from afar ..read more

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