A Poet’s Heart

Hey y’all. I hope everybody is doing well. I miss you all so much! I’m posting a quick message before I head to bed. Hopefully I’ll have some more time to write now that the weekend has arrived. It has been quite a busy week. As most of you now know, I recently announced that … More A Poet’s Heart

Whole Lotta Love

Hi there! I hope everyone is doing well! While traveling to foreign, English-as-a-second-language countries, I often default to using my full first name — “Jennifer” — instead of my nickname — “Jenn” — because it is usually easier for others to hear and pronounce. However, because I generally go by “Jenn,” my ex-pat colleagues call … More Whole Lotta Love

Hello from Afghanistan

Hey y’all. So I made it and have safely arrived in Kabul. I am settling into the staff house and have navigated my first day back in the office without succumbing to narcolepsy (yeah…8.5 hour time difference). But before we get to the delights of Afghanistan, let me tell you a little about the journey … More Hello from Afghanistan

Here I Go Again

Hello! It has been a little while, but I’m gearing up to hit the trail again…and I’m headed back to Afghanistan! Yup. For realz. And this time around I’m going to try something a little different. Many of you suggested/asked if I would start a blog about my travels, so I’m going to give this … More Here I Go Again