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Some Favorite Quotes

A Few of My Favorite Quotes  “They put their hand to the flinty rock, and overturn mountains by the roots. They cut out channels in the rocks, and their eyes see every precious thing. The sources of the rivers they … Continue reading

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Remembering Africa–Imagonna Book Review

ACTIVIST REMEMBERS AFRICA by Hugh Rogers “In March, 1961, the day after President Kennedy announced he was forming the Peace Corps, I called Washington and volunteered.” Julian Martin, now a well-known political activist, recalls those days in his newly published … Continue reading

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My First Book–Imagonna: Peace Corps Memories


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Feet of Clay

Another excerpt from Imagonna: Peace Corps Memories should be published in two weeks. What follows are excerpts from Bill Shurtleff’s A Peace Corps Year with Nigerians, which tells of Shurtleff’s visit to Lambarene, Gabon, where he worked for Schweitzer during … Continue reading

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Schweitzer and Ghandi–Imagonna Excerpt

Imagonna is the title of my Peace Corps memoir, here is another excerpt– The St. Andrews Methodist Church at home in St. Albans, West Virginia and Wesley Foundation at WVU expanded my appreciation of human diversity. Out of all this, … Continue reading

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