I guess it’s bound to be the time where I run out of creative titles because this blog is about to say “tchussssss!” (goodbye) forever because in three days (oops, now one day), we’re headed home! That exclamation mark is a tad contradictory because, on one hand, Germany is really cool: we’re currently listening to […]Read more "Running out of creative titles"
Title by Shelby, after reflecting on our fast friendship. Story: in mid-February, I stopped by Student Pubs to drop off some artwork. The lady/friend that I was bringing my art to had texted me days earlier, telling me that a co-worker in her office had a daughter who was going to Germany for student teaching […]Read more "It was like a blind date, but better"
Every time one of my friends has said something that would work well as a blog title, I’ve noted it, bringing you today’s title by Beulah. This was said after recalling the horrendous first day’s trek through Berlin, after not bringing her camera along to capture the day’s sights. I say horrendous and you may […]Read more "I would have been a crab with a camera"
Title=direct quote from Beulah Mosley, right after a thrift store expedition, and post-chocolate shop purchases. Refer to former post and see picture of Beulah with her backpack about twice her size-comparable to today. Since my last post, things have gotten better/easier, as I feel over the adjustment to living-with-another-family hump. School is still a little […]Read more "My backpack feels like success"
The title alludes to a comment by Shelby today. Her host family gave her this large water bottle that was eerily similar to the shape and size of a wine bottle but in fact, it was just water. One of the things I quickly became accustomed to was that water is generally not water here-it’s all […]Read more "SEMI-SPARKLING WATER"
Well. Here we find ourselves again. Beulah is stress packing and I’m finishing my chocolates because tomorrow we travel to Verne (the town where we will be teaching for the next two weeks) and there is no extra space for chocolate. I’m broke (in a sense that I came here with a very certain amount […]Read more "Saturday"
Day 4 (I think?) but those first few days ran together–one cannot be too sure what day it is when you have no cellular data and cannot rely on your phone to tell you everything and you have to talk to real people to understand public transportation instead of the ever-trusty google maps. Just kidding. […]Read more "NUMB LEGS AND SQUARE EGGS"