By the numbers: Medical

Even though this is only #3 in the series, by the numbers posts seem to be among the most popular, so here goes another one. 1:  # of x-rays taken 2: # of MRI’s taken [one of my head and one of my leg]; also number of instances I’ve been on med hold. 3:  # […]

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Application, timeline, and clearance

It was nearly 18 months since the time I first submitted a Peace Corps application until I got on the plane to Philadelphia for staging. September 2016: I officially decide to submit a peace corps application nearly 20 years after hearing about the program for the first time. ┬áMy application was immediately selected as ‘under […]

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