The (Wo)man Behind the Curtain

I know, I know. I said I would keep writing. Four months without a job caused my work ethic to literally spiral out of control. Honestly, there wasn’t much going on in my life in the country worth writing about besides reading and binge watching Netlifx Not that I’m complaining. I needed … Continue reading The (Wo)man Behind the Curtain


To Jeff

I learned last night that a dear friend from my IU days had passed.  I was and am still at a loss, but I feel myself needing to celebrate him through words. I say this because his passing was not only my loss but the world’s, for he was a truly remarkable human being. I … Continue reading To Jeff

Musings at a Fortress

The week after the our wedding mainly consisted of us just chilling.  T and I desperately needed to catch up on sleep (I was averaging about 3-4 hours a night the week before, during and a few days after the wedding).  But my godmother (and subsequently my goddaughter) were also still in the country and … Continue reading Musings at a Fortress

We Did It!

Well, I was planning on writing about what it's like to plan a wedding in a new country but I decided that I should start with another very important detail...T and I are hitched! For those of you who have not read my previous post concerning how one gets married in Germany - in order … Continue reading We Did It!