Monthly Archives: May 2012

Remembered Things

by Laura So what’s gonna stick? During our program, I forgot to write that Chitra, our head trainee, arrived one morning at the Tibetan Camp and reported that the previous night she’d had a bad toothache.  She decided to fall … Continue reading

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The Weekend After: Catching Up With Trainees & Patients

by Laura This weekend I am back in Kaskikot, so I’ve been able to catch up again with the Kaskikot Team – Chitra (our head trainee), Durga (student who volunteered to do patient intakes, and turned in to a trainee), … Continue reading

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Departure

by Laura Here I am on my way back to Pokhara. It is going to be a readjustment being just myself again.  Even though 99.9% of the time I’ve spent here in Nepal has been this way, I think the … Continue reading

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Joining Hands in Panauti

by Laura After we got back to the Children’s Home from our day at the community hospital yesterday afternoon, everyone fell asleep for a while.  Then I really fell asleep.  Since we left Kaski I’ve been so tired and had … Continue reading

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Day 16

by Lissa Morning – am sitting here in our bed next to Willski in a totally different space from  yesterday.  Have become fond of this potato field.  Kind of magical up here on the 4th floor overlooking the workers in … Continue reading

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Panauti Community Hospital

by Laura This day turned out to be an unexpected highlight!  After a long week in Kaski and a cheesecake or two in Pokhara, I think we all got off to a pretty slow start, but once the day got … Continue reading

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Grouch in Potato Fields

by Lissa Yesterday morning before we left Pokhara we shopped for all our scarves and hats, got measured for our new outfits at the tailor’s, and then went to Prem and Didi’s tiny one room apartment for both them and … Continue reading

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