Ohio so far

America expat life travels

Three days in and I am loving it. My phone says all these things have happened. I’ve drank beers and eaten delicious things, saw some bands and gone to two festivals. I’ve seen my mom, dad, stepmom, sister, niece, cousins. I’ve seen my friends. I’ve slept in a seedy hotel and driven on the highway …

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Trivia’d

America

Team Flannel did not fare well at last night’s holiday pub quiz trivia night. We were doing well after the first round but it was a false start, apparently. The prize for fourth place? (Out of four)…..Christmas Vacation 2 on dvd, starring the lesser Quaid brother, Randy. Sigh. At least I got to hang out with …

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Poetry in Motion

America

    Contrary to what I thought my final quarter as a graduate student would be like, it’s begun with more of a whimper than a bang. Besides thesis/portfolio editing, I have three classes. One class is essentially a prep class for writing one’s thesis/portfolio-pretty redundant, at my point in the process, but also that …

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Checking Lists and

America

We spent yesterday running around Columbus, meeting with our wedding (dinner) venue to finalize the menu, eating a nice lunch (I had a groupon!) and eventually stopping in for cupcakes at Bakery Gingham. I swear, I just can’t say no. This little guy is coconut buttercream on top of coconut. So good! Jon agrees, but …

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