Monthly Archives: September 2012

Sunday Surprise

This Sunday morning I woke up with the plan to spend a leisurely morning listening to a sermon from my church in Chicago and walking along the river. I haven’t figured out yet what I’m doing for church here. I … Continue reading

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Finding the Good

I was planning to post pictures of my town, Vidin, today, but a digital malfunction has corrupted almost all new photos I take. (If anyone has any tips on how to fix this, I would appreciate them.) I can only … Continue reading

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Dear pigeons who live on my rooftop, directly above where my laundry hangs, We all know where this is going. Today, I did my first load of laundry here, and it was not long before I made the connection that … Continue reading

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Have Some Pie

Dear friends and family, I’m making you a pie. I’m going to eat it, but I’ll think of you the whole time. After two weeks of being in travel limbo between Chicago, Sophia, and Belgrade, here I am at last … Continue reading

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