The Author

christinejeskeChristine Jeske has spent seven years working in microfinance, refugee resettlement, development, and holistic missions with her husband Adam. Their journeys have taken them from Wisconsin to Nicaragua, China, and South Africa. Christine’s work has appeared in a number of publications in both the United States and South Africa, including Relevant Magazine, Neue Quarterly, MomSense, Overland Journal, EMQ, Country, The Lookout, and Reject Apathy.  She currently lives in Madison, Wisconsin, where she writes, speaks, teaches for Eastern University, parents two children, and works toward a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology.