In-Flight Reading: Ubik by Philip K. Dick

Growing up I had three loves in the world of books: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, and Sci-Fi. The latter … Continue Reading

Thank You for Letting Me Go: Part Two – It Was All A Dream

I still can’t believe it happened. Nearly 300 days in Spain, a few days in the Netherlands, Italy, … Continue Reading

A Holy Week In Review – Wednesday to Sunday

Part one is over here! Maundy Thursday Thursday, Gabi and I discover, is called Maundy Thursday during Holy … Continue Reading

A Holy Week in Review – Sunday to Tuesday

Hey Everybody, I’ve been so caught up in our weeklong vacation (and an overdose of cookies, torrijas, and cider) that … Continue Reading

Annihilation’s “The Shimmer” is a Parable for Travel, and Here’s Why

Vague spoilers for Annihilation to come. I don’t use any names or significant plot points. You’ve been warned! … Continue Reading

The London Flurry – Part 2: Another Rainy Day

Day 1 of the London Flurry can be found here! Day 2: The Friendzone Tea Time at Jackson … Continue Reading

The London Flurry: Part 1 – Gone with the Wind

Last weekend I went to London with my friend Anisa. You remember her, right? She was the roommate … Continue Reading

Talking to Spaniards About Languages – The Catalonia Crisis

Let’s get controversial, shall we? A Bounty of Languages As an American raised in a single-language household, I’m … Continue Reading

Excursions: An Overabundance of Opportunities

Although I often mention my life in academia, there’s a lot I’ve been leaving out of our discussions … Continue Reading

Auxiliar Chronicles Part 3: A Day in the Life

Parts One and Two. It’s been almost an entire semester of working at my high school in Spain. … Continue Reading