Monthly Archives: October 2011

Октомбре is in the book and we have only three weeks until we are sworn in as PCVs.

Today is October 31st and all photos for this month have been uploaded to  my Web Album. The photos for September were updated during this past month. to see either Web Album, go to: September 2011 Photos: https://picasaweb.google.com/102902699669731472290/LewWithMAK16Sept2011?authuser=0&authkey=Gv1sRgCN_uvq6B9c22rgE&feat=directlink October 2011 … Continue reading

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Things are getting interesting!

This is our 7th week since arriving in Macedonia. We had one week of orientation for everyone combined and we have had 6 weeks of training in small groups composed of trainees who will be given similar work assignments. I … Continue reading

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5 weeks into training.

During the application process and especially immediately before Staging, the specifics of what I would actually do in the Peace Corps were few and far between. But, that didn’t really matter because it was the spirit of the Peace Corps’ … Continue reading

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Half-way through Training

It has just occurred to me that I am learning the Macedonian language at a rate that is supposed to get me to a satisfactory level of conversational ability in another 5 weeks. That will be the same level I … Continue reading

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