Right now, the world is all sunshine and rainbows (note: this is not a description of the weather, which is currently wonderfully stormy and full of rain) and I feel like, despite how crazy of an idea 2Seeds is, it just might be one that works. The idea of coming to a place where I don’t speak the language and trying to start a project to help the people here that I don’t know how to implement in a culture I don’t understand is pretty crazy. For most of my time here, I’ve been looking at this experience as a huge learning adventure and, because I haven’t been sure if in this time frame and situation I can really make any meaningful difference, anything that I do here that positively impacts the lives of Taborans is incidental.
Today though, I’m starting to think that I might have a real capability to change things during my time here…
post continues at http://lifeasajamie.wordpress.com/2013/02/10/i-believe/