Monthly archives:August 2006

The Air Up Here
  • The Air Up Here

  • "Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate; our greatest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. We ask ourselves, who are we to be beautiful, talented, brilliant. But really, who are you not to be?" I made it. Today is my first day (awake) i[...]
Protection From Most Every Bug
  • Protection From Most Every Bug

  • "There is nothing that cannot be cured by sticking a huge freaking needle in your arm" Today I finished up my prevention of "anything African." I am now immune to Hepatitis, Polio, Meningitis, Yellow Fever, Malaria, Typhoid, and Tetanus. I am thankful th[...]
Inquiring Minds
  • Inquiring Minds

  • "Curiosity gets a bad rap. My cat and I are both still alive and scratching." Below are answers to some questions I have been getting thrown at me. It is my own FAQ post! I feel so official. When: I am leaving the states August 31st. Where: Nairobi, K[...]
Deadlines Are Just A Suggestion, Right?
  • Deadlines Are Just A Suggestion, Right?

  • "I love deadlines... and the whooshing sound they make as they fly by" I leave for Kenya in 16 days. I JUST got my packet of information on how to get ready for my trip this week. This comes a few weeks late, in my opinion, seeing as I needed to get some im[...]