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

Auxiliar Chronicles Part 2: The Money Edition

Part One can be found here. January thus far has been a tough month. Lemme explain. As an … 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

A Year in Review – 2017

Happy New Year! I spent this holiday going home, seeing family and friends, and eating lots of American … Continue Reading

The Amsterdam Adventure: Part 5 – Poor Planning and Good People

Day 2, Continued  I get to the dock to wait for my tour boat. The Light Festival is … Continue Reading