News from Wednesday, 16 July 2008

"I'm going to miss this place..."


Rachel McCartney is a CMS Ireland STEP volunteer working in Kiwoko Hospital, Uganda. As she approaches the end of her time in Luwero Diocese she gives us a bit of an insight to some of the things that have challenged and inspired her over the past few months.

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Posted by Colin Corbridge on Wed, 16 Jul 2008

Wisdom (Teeth) and Troubles...

So, we’ve been off for the past few days and instead of some much needed rest and relaxation I spent the time lying on the sofa – dosed up on antibiotics and painkillers because of an abscess in my wisdom tooth…not fun…

However a few days of being pretty much housebound did give me the chance to catch up on a bit of reading and to work my way through most of season seven of The West Wing.

I read Uwem Akpan’s “Say You’re One of Them” on Saturday and it’s a staggering piece of work.

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