Final Fantasy X and the Choice I Regret

A decision I made in a video game over 10 years ago still haunts me today. Here’s what it said about me then, and now.

5 Strange Joys of a First Year Doctoral Student

Here are five things that I’m really digging about my first semester of doctoral studies…

Mi mundo + aos 27 anos : My World at 27 Years Old

I turn 27, and take a quick look back on the year I left behind.

My Favorite Song: (How Could Anybody) Feel At Home by Open Mike Eagle

Open Mike Eagle evokes a feeling of listlessness in his song, “(How Could Anybody) Feel at Home.” A feeling I try to evoke as well.

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.

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

On Being a High Achieving Fraud

Today I think about being a high achieving fraud and how in the hell to get myself to stop thinking that way.

The Layover: Let’s Talk Goals

Since coming back to the States I’ve had a LOT of time to think about what’s going to … Continue Reading

In-Flight Listening: Reply-All Podcast

Stuck in layover limbo? Welcome to In-Flight Listening, the section of the blog where I recommend some new … 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