Month

October 2013
I got the itch to go a’wandering on Saturday. The weather was perfect. Warm in the sun. Fall crisp and crunch in the shade. A few wandering clouds. A breeze. Took a bus to Balchik, a coastal town. Fell quite in love with its hilly streets, stone steps leading to more streets and back alleys,...
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Salsa Party, Dobrich I seriously might just write pages and pages about dance in Bulgaria. I have no idea where to begin with this. Any moment of any dance experience I’ve had so far could turn into a mini essay, a blog post, etc. I’d like to turn studying dance in Bulgaria into a kind...
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I kind of love my 11th classes. No offense to anyone else. I just don’t see them as much. The 11th Classes I get with Lucy on Tuesdays and some extras on other days AND my Thursdays. Thursdays. The. Best. I’m up super early, almost done teaching by 9am. They are tired, dragging. But I...
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I just didn’t have time. That’s what it felt like and was true in many ways. With multiple books for multiple classes, tackling the immense library of the world with 600+ page books felt seemingly impossible. With campus ministry, I read lighter books that would fit in my bag during the day. There were a...
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The other day, I was working on decorating my hallway. I heard horns blaring. I thought, “Oh, someone’s getting married!” Here, the wedding party drives from the legal office where they sign the wedding papers to the church in a line (kind of like a funeral back in the states?). Everyone BLASTS music and their...
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