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 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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Day Eighty Six: The Cathedrals

Today I had my literature class and then went shopping for an hour after class and before everything closes for siesta. It was a very successful hour. Then I went home and rested until lunch, then met up with friends for Black Friday shopping. This time I just walked around with them to kill time…

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