Monthly Archives: July 2011

South Africa Journal #5: The Passion Within

July 21, 2011   I have always strived to work in developing countries – for this reason I came to South Africa to make network and learn lessons through people who are from developing countries and work for them. It … Continue reading

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Journal Delays

Y’ello from Durban – the XVI World Federation of the Deaf Congress is coming to an end soon.   I wanted to explain why there has been time in between feeding my blogs on this website. Firstly, my beloved laptop … Continue reading

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South Africa Journal #4: Out with the Old, In with the New

  July 16, 2011   I awoke this morning, walked over to the balcony and stood outside in the fresh, cool wind of the Antarctica winter blowing out way. My body felt so heavy, with the weight of the stress … Continue reading

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South Africa Journal #3: The World Interpreted Through My Hands

July 14, 2011 Durban, SOUTH AFRICA When I first found out that the prices for a flight to Durban by the  17th would be astronomical – in the range of $4,000, I freaked out. Struggling for an entire week to … Continue reading

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South Africa Journal #2: The Long Journey Over

July 14, 2011 Addington Beach, Durban, SOUTH AFRICA I am finally here. After siz long months of dreaming, contemplating, plotting, giving up then going for it – I have set foot on South African ground. I now am a temporary … Continue reading

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South Africa Journal #1: Miracles Do Happen

    July 8, 2011   Welcome to Coco’s South Africa Journal – covering everything during this three week wild adventure and quest for advocacy.!   Today is a rainy day in Burlington, Vermont as I type this first entry … Continue reading

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