Staging and Traveling and Arrival Retreat, Oh My!

A lot has happened this past week!  The first part of my week long adventure involved visiting Washington, DC.  On Sunday after noon, I left my family and friends in South Carolina and several hours later I arrived in DC to complete Staging (Peace Corps speak for orientation).  The Staging process was fun, exciting, and exhausting (little did I know that this would be the most normal sleep that I would experience during this week).  My fellow Peace Corps invitees...