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Caught Between Africa and Europe

If I were a fish, I’d be so upset with myself for getting caught in this net that I would have wiggled and shaken and fought like hell to break myself free only to find myself more entangled, left with … Continue reading

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Coming Clean #2: Be Sure to Use Soap

Here’s a second story I didn’t share this year directly after it happened. This occurred this past spring. Coming Clean: I Once Found One of My Co-Workers Crying Behind a Chalkboard Working at Bosco Academy was never easy. It was … Continue reading

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Horrors of Half-Orphans

I will never know what it’s like to be an orphan—thanks Mom! The stories I’ve heard at length or in pieces here and there throughout my time in the school and on the orphanage grounds have been nothing short of … Continue reading

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