A young, inexperienced American man in Ukraine falls in love with a beautiful woman. Getting her attention and affection in return is quick, but that's not his main problem. He wants to help and to build in this mysterious foreign land, and his desire to do too much complicates his efforts both i...
I was a volunteer in the U.S. Peace Corps in 2002 and 2003. I taught English as a foreign language in a secondary school. This story, "Norig," is about a boy I met in the town where I worked.
This is part of a book I would like to publish some day, "Courage in Poverty."
I was a volunteer in the U.S. Peace Corps in Ukraine in 2002 and 2003. I taught English as a foreign language at a secondary school. This story is about the students I knew and about the kindness they shared with me.
I have compiled several stories such as this one into a book called