Week 5 | Gloria | June 10-14

Hello again, readers! Welcome back to my blog. This week was much more calm at the office than the previous ones, which balanced out the frenzied energy of the city at the St. Louis Blues blasted their way through the Stanley Cup finals, all the way to Game 7! ๐Ÿ† Monday, June 10 | The … Continue reading Week 5 | Gloria | June 10-14

Week 4 | Not In Kansas Anymore | June 3-7

Welcome back, readers! ๐Ÿ‘‹ Week 4 was another action-packed week with my second deployment to another MARC, a stop in another state, and my first go at sandbagging. Monday, June 3 | There was a notable lack of energy from the team at the 0700 briefing. Some folks had just returned from several days of … Continue reading Week 4 | Not In Kansas Anymore | June 3-7

Week 3 | My First Deployment | May 27-31

Hello again, readers! ๐Ÿ˜ I'm still working on catching up on my posts after some WordPress debacles. This one about my third week highlights my first deployment to Jefferson City, MO! Tuesday, May 28 | Bruce, our Executive Director, started off this week's 0700 meeting (a rarity, my impression) with a tone of "this could … Continue reading Week 3 | My First Deployment | May 27-31

Weeks 1 and 2 | Back With My People | May 13-24

Hello again, dear readers! ๐Ÿ‘‹ Thanks for checking in on how the first two weeks of my new AmeriCorps position went. My delay in updates comes from WordPress erasing large excerpts of my drafts and having trouble accommodating my photos. In any case, I hope to get on a regular posting schedule very soon! Without … Continue reading Weeks 1 and 2 | Back With My People | May 13-24