Posted in May 2012

Worth 1,200,000 words

Worth 1,200,000 words

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, I thought Spain was worth 1,200,000 words. Lucky for you, I’m not going to make you read that many words, nor am I going to make you look at that many pictures (even if I felt like making you do so, I’m not sure this blog post has … Continue reading

Hallo!

Guten Tag and hello from Germany! It’s been an eventful six days since my dad arrived from the States to visit, and there’s still more to come, but I must say that my time here has been amazing. We started our trip in Vienna, Austria (exciting for a music fan like me), then spent a day … Continue reading

What rain in Spain?

What rain in Spain?

I loved Spain. I loved Spain; I love it now; I think there’s a good chance I may always love it. From the moment I first stepped off the plane and felt the warm weather (high 80s) greet me, I knew this was going to be a good trip. And it in no way let me … Continue reading

American Literature

Alright, so I am now officially finished with classes here and I think that it’s time that I paused to do a little reflecting on the experience–particularly that of American literature. I will admit that I was initially pretty irritated to discover that I’d come to England expecting to study canonical British literature, and instead … Continue reading