Venice is Calling ...

When it comes to Venice, I think of the old adage, “Those who do, do. Those who don’t, talk about it.” If you hear someone say that Venice is terrible in the summer, that it’s overrun with tourists and it…

The story of Segovia has not fully been told, yet. There are at least two more posts before I can feel that I’ve given the experience any sort of justice on the blog. But all of my writing time is…

Quotes of Wisdom from the Convent

Each day, we met at the university, which was in an old converted convent set under the watchful eyes of Ferdinand and Isabella. We’d sit at tables set in a hollow square, and read aloud what we’d written the night…

In Spain and On a Diet

It’s Sunday morning in Madrid, and it’s a gorgeous morning. I emerged from the rock tumbler that was my flight and was hit with a wall of hot air. I loved Madrid in the summer. As I traveled through Customs…

I’m here, and I’m writing. The one thing I didn’t think I’d have time to do, starting this new course in the Interactive Media program. I’m stoked that I can accomplish class assignments while further developing my online persona. And…