Afghanistan

Torn

The warmth on my cheek contradicts the chills that mark the uncertainty that is just settling in. We are starting our dissent into Washington. I should have been on a flight back to Kabul tomorrow. But life has a way…

In a Handshake

They say that you can tell a lot from a person by their handshake. Here in Afghanistan handshakes aren’t culturally traditional. People customarily put their hand to their chest and give a slight bow. This is particularly between men. Women…