Volunteer: Kay Dixon
Contributions from Kay Dixon
Authors Note: Peace Corps Volunteers who served in Colombia were invited to return to Colombia in 2008 to visit their sites and to witness how Colombia was overcoming the violence and civil discord prevalent during the 1980s. This essay expresses my thoughts at that time. Traveling back to Colombia, more than forty years later, I recall my first plane ride. It was to Peace Corps training. Just graduated from college, the whole world was awaiting me and was mine to experience or was it? In...