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Category Archive — random things

Comfort Books

The last few weeks have been extremely crazy and hectic. In addition to my own upcoming move across the Atlantic (just a couple of weeks to go!), my parents are also moving. And in a bit of complicated “moving musical chairs,” they are planning to store most of my belongings (including the books left behind), […]

Boxes of Books

In May, I shared the news that I’ll soon be moving to Ireland to start a graduate program. This will be a big change for me in many ways, and it starts with a task I am all too familiar with: packing. Given the detailed logistics (and the high price) of a trans-Atlantic move, I’m […]

Happy Birthday, America!

Okay, so I’m a few days early, but it’s the week of America’s birthday and I’m a big believer in stretching out one’s birthday for as long as possible. I’m off visiting family in warm locations and celebrating the 238th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Enjoy this patriotic week and I’ll see you next […]