Reelin' in the Year...and Two Months

By: Brent Wilson

Are you reeling in the years? Stowin’ away the time? The mocking lyrics of Steely Dan’s “Reelin’ In The Years” flood my California bedroom as I attempt, with mixed emotions, to put my Costa Rican experience into words. It’s now been over four months since I returned home, after spending 14 months in Heredia, Costa Rica.