[This is Part Two (of three) of my Iceland blogs. You can catch up and read Part One here.] Curious about the most interesting $16 I ever spent? Well, it was in Reykjavik, Iceland on September 13, 2017. After shopping at the Harpa we saw a sign for "Iceland Art Museum" or something like that … Continue reading I still can’t come up with a clever title for my Iceland blog. (Part Two)
[I already know this post is going to MONSTROUS, so it's coming at you in parts. It is also very late. But here's part one.] Welcome, family and friends who are reading this as well random strangers who just happened to stumble upon this blog. For those of you who don't know, I spent a … Continue reading I can’t come up with a clever name for this Iceland travel blog. (Part One).
[NOTE: I wrote this post before leaving for Iceland. I will state here that I am currently in Iceland and the jitters I talk about in the following have now left the building. The building being me.] So, I lied. My Iceland post wasn't my next post after all. I'll probably have one or two … Continue reading Travel anxiety sucks.
Sunday, August 3rd I. LEAVE. FOR. ICELAND. IN. ONE. WEEK. I'm not freaking out - YOU'RE FREAKING OUT. Monday, August 4th My friend got a job far, far away in Philadelphia. For a while we were in similar positions -- both living at home, not knowing what we want to do with our lives. I'm … Continue reading I’m in a slump, so I should probably just buy a castle in Scotland.
This post is purely self-serving. I needed a place to record all my good dog names so that I don't forget them all by the time I actually get a dog (which unfortunately might not be for a long time). And since there's no such thing as a dog baby name book ---- (but, WAIT, is there? … Continue reading Potential Names for My Future Dog
Sunday, August 27th Forcing oneself to take naps in the afternoon when one is not really that tired to prepare oneself for an overnight shift at work that night will probably result in poor sleep. Monday, August 28th Likewise, sleeping until 1pm the day after working an overnight shift will probably result in a poor … Continue reading My Week: Lack of Sleep and Bad Moods – Correlation or Causation?
I need to stop picking up the first books of series because I get sucked in and can't possibly read any of the other 9,000 books on my "to-read" shelf until I've finished the whole series. And Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer (the first book in his Southern Reach trilogy) definitely sucked . . . me in, that … Continue reading August 2017 Book of the Month: ANNIHILATION by Jeff Vandermeer