Tagged: vacation

Weekend Getaway in a Blizzard

I spent a weekend in New York City with my girlfriend. The only time I had seen the city before was in high school when I visited New York University. I am not a city girl by any means, but it was a fun trip and it was really nice to get away before the semester […]

Winter Interlude: Reality, Plus Lots of Books & Day Trips

Reality Not so long ago, I finished eighty-one pages of seminar paper writing in about 10 days — and that’s not counting various drafts and outlines. This wasn’t just any writing, but intense research and original analysis (see my previous post for more), and it was exhilarating and exhausting to think so hard about new-to-me concepts. My brain […]