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Homeward bound

I leave for the States on Wednesday and will make my rounds with friends and family for three weeks, give or take.  If all works out as planned I will return with Louie, my poodle x schnauzer mix at the … Continue reading

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Much on the horizon

Facing the last few weeks of classes, I’m reminded of how fast this graduate program has passed.  This July, I’ll have been here 12 months.  It’s truly crazy to think about because it doesn’t seem like too long ago that … Continue reading

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Old man bars and being ‘the other’

Sitting in a dark corner of a very typical Spanish old man bar, I have the pleasure of observing the ebb and flow of daily life.  Seated at the bar, an old lady talks animatedly about politics and playfully gives … Continue reading

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Between two worlds

I’ve been bedridden this entire past week with what I believe might have been the flu.  Dry cough, fever of 103, body aches; I felt awful.  Tuesday was the height of my fever, at which I felt delirious at one … Continue reading

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All good things must come to a beginning

Went off the grid a bit since I returned from Madrid.  I came back to Dublin unable to move into my room so I bounced around between a few different hostels in the city until finally on the evening of … Continue reading

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