Monthly Archives: May 2012

Day trip to Zababdeh

On Wednesday I took a day trip with an American (actually she was from Madison, WI!) visitor named Joan and a member of Wi’am’s staff named Usama Nicola. The two of them were planning the details of a trip that … Continue reading

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Bearing Witness

Besides furthering my education, the most important reason that I am spending a summer on the opposite side of the world from my home is to stand as a witness to the struggle of the Palestinian people. I have to … Continue reading

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Getting started

Well, that was interesting. I drafted a post last night but it didn’t save, so here we are starting fresh. I’m pretty much settled in my apartment in Bethlehem, which is in the same complex that Zoughbi Zoughbi (the director … Continue reading

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The Eve of Departure

So it’s been about a year since I updated this blog, and I’ve done a lot of growing and changing since then. Stephen and I had big plans for our respective wordpresses at the beginning of the year, which turned … Continue reading

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