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On the Value of Slowing Down

Dear Sophia,

I’m so glad you got your time to relax and spend time with your niecey! Sounds like you have an intense term coming up, and there’s almost nothing better than getting to reset. 368 more words

OR Days 22-23: 9/21-9/22/2016

Hiking out of the 3 Sisters Wilderness & A Zero Day in Sisters

PCT mileage marker: 1981.25; Miles hiked: 4; OR cumulative miles hiked: 264.5… 868 more words


A tale of three cities

It was a much shorter flight back to London than the nine and half hours that it took to get to Vancouver.  The train journey heading east to Toronto shaved off three hours time difference and so it was just over six hours until we landed having left Montreal. 1,827 more words

Andrew Nunn

#1808 - One Month


One month went by very fast.

Yesterday morning, my parents went back to Indonesia after visiting me in Europe during my sabbatical month. They arrived a few days before… 573 more words

Zilko's Life

Prochain arrêt: Lyon

Próxima parada: Lyon
Next stop: Lyon

 ↓ English Below

Como comenté en el post del mes de Agosto (y ahora con fecha) en Octubre me voy por un mes a Lyon a mejorar mi francés. 1,143 more words


Grad School Lessons

Last week I posted a snippet about the type of reading I’ve been doing while on sabbatical from teaching this semester, but this week, I wanted to elaborate a bit with some lessons I’ve learned during my first five weeks in grad school at UIC. 1,529 more words


ready to leave

This moment has been maturing for ages.

Being ready for a long travel has started with a dream, then a more serious thought, a series of thoughts and then a decision. 164 more words