Day Ninety Seven: Finals Week

Today literally feels like one big whirlwind of chaos that didn’t end. That’s extremely dramatic, but maybe it’ll give you an idea of where my head is right now (I got like one hour less of sleep last night and didn’t have a siesta, wow). Anyway, classes were terrible today because all of my professors…

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Day Ninety Six: In My Mind

Today after class, I went back to my room and I had a moment. I spread out all of the papers I needed to study for finals, I made a list of things I wanted to pack or leave here, and I realized that I was wasting my time. I have less than two weeks…

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Day Ninety Two: Hope is a Strategy

If you read my post last night, you’ll know we were really worried about our chances of making the flight to Ireland this morning. Well, several angels and sprints through the airport later, we made it to Dublin. Essentially we only gave ourselves a limited amount of time because that was the earliest we could…

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Day Ninety One: The Life of Travel

Today I had one class that was good, and then I came home and wrote some important things in my journal that I want to put here too. I don’t think I’ve put up a very quality post recently because I’ve felt so burned out, but I’m feeling less of that introversion and exhaustion and…

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Day Ninety: Spanish Dance Class

I battled another Tuesday!!! Classes were good, and really I should get used to being in class for six hours in a row since I’m about to start teaching, but nonetheless it’s still always a challenge. I was actually more attentive than usual today, probably because I basically ate a full lunch for breakfast to…

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Day Eighty Nine: The Old Library

Yesterday when we were coming into Salamanca from Madrid, I realized that I’m really glad Salamanca is the city I chose to study in. It’s beautiful, full of intricate monuments and homages to art and education, it’s small and cozy, and it’s just generally lovely. Today we got a very exclusive chance to tour the…

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