View From Here

Wed, Oct 28, 2009, 11:54pm
It’s difficult to write pointedly when life here is such a smorgasbord of wildly unrelated experiences.
Fri, Oct 23, 2009, 12:27am
The first time I hugged my fifth-grade teacher at the end of the school day, I stretched out my arms and looked up at her with the wide-eyed expectancy of a little girl who hadn’t yet learned that adults aren’t always to be trusted.
Wed, Oct 14, 2009, 10:38pm
“So, I think it’s time.”
Wed, Oct 7, 2009, 11:44pm
The setting of the sun has taken on new meaning for me during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Wed, Sep 30, 2009, 10:34pm
It was my second day in Buenos Aires, my first day of orientation, and my first time actually out in the city. I knew it would be winter when I arrived here in July. But I figured, it’s South America: how cold can it really get? To my dismay: quite cold.
Thu, Sep 24, 2009, 12:23am
Before I came to Edinburgh, Scotland, I had all different notions and plans and fantasies about what it was going to be like. You know the ones I mean. I was going to meet the coolest people ever, never get
Thu, Sep 17, 2009, 1:32am
To all and sunder—I made it! After sweating my kokhony off (use your vivid imaginations) at a non air-conditioned Bard orientation in upstate New York, we got this show on the road.