On a much-needed day off last week, I set off with three companions on another island road trip. Once again I feel the need to mention that if you are going on holiday this year, Lesbos is the place to go. It has a beauty like no other place in the world! On this particular […]Read more "Island Road Trip, Part II – Lesbos, Greece"
Hey all! Well the countdown is officially underway. In 7 days I will be leaving to begin my journey to Europe and in 10 days I will officially be there! I can’t even begin to express how excited I am. I have wanted to go to Europe for such a long time now; it is […]Read more "The Countdown Begins"
So I was going back through old posts and I realized that this one from July 2014 had some issues with the formatting, so I am republishing the post now (and hopefully it looks good now): This last week I was so blessed to be able to cross off another item from my bucket list: […]Read more "An Item off the List: Visit the Children I Sponsor – Luis"
I wanted to reformat this post as I did not like the way I had laid it out before (I am currently reformatting and redoing my entire blog to simplify things and clean it up a little), but I feel it is especially important for this post because this was the country that started it […]Read more "Cambodia, A Love Story"
New to the List: Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham (A book written by a celebrity) The Dream of a Common Language* by Adrienne Rich (A book of poetry) Giovanni’s Room* by James Baldwin (A book set in Europe) Around the World in 50 Years: My Adventures to Every Country on Earth by […]Read more "2016 Reading Challenge: January"
‘Tis the Season for New Year’s Resolutions…or in my case improvements upon my never ending bucket list. While I feel I accomplished a lot in 2015 (traveled to Haiti, L.A., and Seattle; met George R. R. Martin; got a little more serious about photography; graduated from grad school), I feel I didn’t really accomplish much […]Read more "‘Tis the Season…and other General Announcements"
Believe it or not, the original intent of this blog was to help me move beyond fear – because beyond fear lies freedom – and this was going to be accomplished through ticking items off of my bucket list. Since I started this blog, I am happy to say that I have indeed fulfilled some […]Read more "New Goals"
Ok, it had been a while since I have posted an update on my 2015 Reading Challenge progress, but in my defense I just started my last term of Grad school (only 45 days to go)! But I managed to read about three book in the mean time 🙂 New to the List: Someone by […]Read more "2015 Reading Challenge: Update"
It has been a while since I have posted anything that wasn’t related to my progress on completing the 2015 Reading Challenge. Of late, I haven’t devoted much time to photography, blogging, travel, adventure…really anything outside of the academic world. But my second to last term is finally coming to an end and now I […]Read more "For the Love of All Things Nerdy, New Pictures, and General Life Updates"
New to the List: Irish Fairy and Folk Tales by Multiple Authors (A book of short stories) The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: Hogwarts for Muggles edited by William Irwin and Gregory Bassham (A book a friend recommended) The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams (A book with nonhuman characters) My latest progress […]Read more "2015 Reading Challenge: Update"