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New Semester: Fall 2014

The new semester starts today, September 2nd and it is my third semester of classes in my MLIS degree. I have decided that this year I am going to take less classes at a time and fill my time with other things. 463 more words

Well, well, well (or tank, tank, tank)

Last weekend I went to a wedding in Amsterdam.  I had to do it on a tight budget after my trip to Tacloban and I booked the cheapest room I could find that was central enough for me to feel safe on my own.  1,169 more words


Reliving El Salvador: Part III

Half a year ago today, I concluded this amazing trip landed back home in frigid Milwaukee. In the final installment of my Reliving El Salvador blog mini-series, I’ll take you through the last leg of our journey. 1,066 more words

Volunteering And Service

Trail Crews (PCT Days 145-147)

I encountered some folks up near Goat Rocks doing trail maintenance, trying to fix some erosion damage, and making the glacier more cross able. Trail crews are my favorite people to meet on trail… they are my heroes! 497 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

"Just cos I'm Julie Andrews'"

The good thing about having a blog is that I write about things after the event, which in turn means that in doing the things I describe, I haven’t died or been seriously injured. 3,812 more words


Hey guys, just to let you know that my ‘Revelation’ mini-series is out.

I’m also going to Uganda on Thursday and so will not be able to realistically post till Saturday or Sunday (I arrive on Friday). 40 more words

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