I am participating in a collaborative project called Snapshots of Service. It is essentially a traveling journal. There are 50 volunteers from 50 countries that are participating in the project (to celebrate 50 years of Peace Corps!), and over the course of 2 years, we are all going to receive the journal twice and record a little something-something.
Here it is, the Moleskine journal, all the way from Ecuador (Thanks, Strix).
Me with the finished product:
For my entry, I wrote a sestina, which appealed to me because dammit, I miss English (even though it’s clearly written in Spanglish), and here was a great opportunity to play with some words. I also went a little overboard with my colored pencils. Here’s my entry:
Next stop: Kelly C. in Guyana, South America!