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Être en dehors / Not belonging

“Où que j’aille, la même impression d’être en dehors, de futilité: je fais semblant de m’intéresser à des choses qui sont pour moi dépourvues de sens, je m’active de façon mécanique ou par charité sans être jamais impliqué, sans être jamais vraiment là. 78 more words

Daily Life / La Vie Quotidienne

Foreshadow: Context

The last two chapters in Crucible of Pueblos try to offer assessments of the rest of the book from very different perspectives. The second-to-last, by… 741 more words


2nd Anniversary of Sewol Disaster event in Berlin

Sewol Berlin has organised a screening of “Upside Down” documentary followed by a Q & A session with parents of two student-victims and activists from the coalition 4.16 on the Sewol Ferry Disaster. 31 more words


Rule Britannia is Out of Bounds

Well, at the risk of seeming like a total lush: yes, I’m traveling again this week. This time, it’s a quick pop to the UK, for another few days in London (my happy place), an excursion to Lindisfarne (my Medieval Studies self is so excited about this), and my inaugural visit to Scotland! 39 more words


Ueno Zoo

I just found a ton of photos from our Tokyo trip that I never got around to sharing.  These are all from Ueno Zoo, which Jacob super enjoyed. 114 more words

Travel Notes


Happy Friday, friends. I’ve got a fun and informative roundup for you today—

The evolution of Spincycle — great post about a great yarn business… 121 more words


Our Slightly Impulsive Trip to Greece

Why Greece? This question was frequently asked by everyone who we told about our seemingly spur-of-the-moment vacation plans. Our choice to visit Greece came out of a constellation of very sad, no good, very bad things. 584 more words