Excursions: For Sale – IKEA Boxes, Never Opened

Adjusting to life hasn’t been easy, and a pack of IKEA boxes never hesitates to remind me.

Excursions: My Sister and Me

El Tratamiento de Silencio, The Silent Treatment After a full day of arguing, my sister and I hit … 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

Excursions: How Tabi Kaeru Set the Standard for My New Year

Warby Park has been out for nearly 12 hours. I open the Tabi Kaeru app and see that … Continue Reading

Travel as an Academic

I consider myself an academic. That is, I like to do research and most of my adult life … Continue Reading

Excursions: The Journey VS The Destination Part 2

Out of the 800 or so accounts I follow on Instagram, maybe 20% of them are people, 10% … Continue Reading

Excursions: The Journey VS The Destination Part 1

There’s a commercial that came out recently that spoke to me in its set up. It’s a Chik-Fil-A … Continue Reading

Excursions: The Merits of Feeling Awe

One of the reasons I love to travel in general, that is, leave the place I live and … Continue Reading

Excursions: The Road Not Travelled…Yet

So recently, this happened… and I’ve been trying to figure out, well, what to do now? It’s interesting, I’ve … Continue Reading

Excursions: The Accidental Texturizer

Hello everyone, welcome to Excursions. A new series of essays about my adventures travelling. Being that the blog … Continue Reading