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Compass Pointed North

Senior year of high school my compass for choosing universities was always spinning. Each day I was talking my mom’s ear off about how THIS certain university was the one I HAD to go to. 524 more words


A recount of some of my experiences in France

So it was the summer of 2012 and I had graduated from College. I was however heading off to Paris to re-learn French. I say Re-learn because all my years of sitting (sleeping) through French classes had certainly not paid off and I was beginning to feel an unexplainable need to actually “learn” the language so that I could converse even on a basic level and feel somewhat important. 1,059 more words


Of course I am the fairy with bright orange felt-tip hair.


It's Kryś-mas Time

Spent Saturday night dining and boozing with all the people who have made my time here in Paris so good. We went to an English pub, of course, the Frog & Princess, and then followed on in a number of bars to celebrate. 60 more words


It's Been One Week Since You Looked at Me

Youpiiiii!! I made it one week of blogging! Go me!! And yes, I’ve now started rockin’ out to some Barenaked Ladies in my head. The people around me (considering I’m writing while waiting for my class to start) are totally judging my head-bobbing. 676 more words

Master's Thesis

I should probably be studying

I’m excited to start this post on a positive note: our Erasmus grant has finally come through!! There have been a few changes to the contract and back-and-forth issues with Warwick University, so the past couple of months have been quite stressful – the grant usually arrives in early October. 1,637 more words