Crying Skies

I am overwhelmed with sadness.  Every free moment I find my eyes wandering around the room with my ears listening for little squeaks and clanking claws. You may find it hard to believe that a house can feel so empty, sound too quiet and look less chaotic when you have three fun little girls running around, but…

Abound

When we first applied to the Peace Corps it was anticlimactic. We spent weeks talking it over. We would lay on our backs staring at the ceiling, our fingers entwined, and we would talk about where we would go next pending where we landed first.  The application wasn’t very long and at the end it…