Volunteer: Ethan Pickering
a PCV in health and community development working with a medium-sized international NGO and a small FBO/CBO.
Contributions from Ethan Pickering
I was taken by local colleague recently to meet his uncle and eat oranges and peanuts with him. I didn't realize that by the end of the meeting, I would henceforth be obligated to refer to him as my godfather. The trip to his house was some ten kilometers by bike, the last of which was vividly reminiscent of "...over the river and through the woods." Upon arriving, although given the following context I hesitate to use the cliché, my jaw hit the ground. I was confronted by...
Taken from the health post just at sunset over the mountains at my site.