Pictures from Fiji

My Vuci friends at our Peace Corps swearing in ceremony in Suva.

My Vuci friends at our Peace Corps swearing in ceremony in Suva.

My Na and Ta after my meke performance!

My Na and Ta after my meke performance!

Our Vuci boys! I miss them already.

Our Vuci boys! I miss them already.

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The Vuci gang after our farewell church service.

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My host siblings in Vuci: Milika, Jimmy, and Louisa!

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My loving Vuci family 🙂 I miss them already!

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The kaivalagi crew staying in the village of Vuci.

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Around the kava bowl during our first BULA night. This night involved lots of kava drinking, singing, dancing, and laughing.

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A chiefly funeral we attended in the village of Burabsaga

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The warf in Suva

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Bryan: my very cheeky host nephew 🙂 Love this little boy!

 

A view of Ratu Naivalu Memorial School compound

A view of Ratu Naivalu Memorial School compound

Paradise!

Paradise!

The white sandy beach that I call my front yard.

The white sandy beach that I call my front yard.

A view from my front window! I am so grateful to live in such a stunning place!

A view from my front window! I am so grateful to live in such a stunning place!

My house on the primary school compound. I will be living here on Waya Island for the next 2 years. I will be working with the students and staff at Ratu Naivalu Memorial School and with the village of Yalobi. I am so excited for this new adventure.

My house on the primary school compound. I will be living here on Waya Island for the next 2 years. I will be working with the students and staff at Ratu Naivalu Memorial School and with the village of Yalobi. I am so excited for this new adventure.

 

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