Thinking and Feeling

It took a lot longer than I expected. The last time I lived abroad for an extended period of time, my crash came on hard and fast. I wrote this blog post about my slump, aptly titled “the slump”, an early, clumsy attempt at putting to words how it felt to experience culture shock, homesickness, […]


Where does the time go? It’s now February, and only twenty-six days remain before my trip to Costa Rica. I’ve written less than I’d have liked, but have done more than I could have imagined since my last post– from trips to Boston to reconnect with friends, to cutting off my hair and getting a […]