Contributions from Jillian
Like almost everyone else, I thought that I would end up living and working in a small village. However, I quickly realized in training that I preferred a larger site, and was placed in a small city that had everything one needs. The one drawback was not seeing the "culture," or how things were vastly different from the States. I arrived to the point where I was preparing for COS and I was working in a mountain community and touched what I refer to as Honduran poison ivy. Actuall...
The photo was taken after a hot day of working in 105F weather working cement to build a pila. The work was hard and long, but exciting and made for excellent friendships.