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When in Rome…

Our guest blogger, McKenzie, is back as her adventures around Europe take her to Rome!

Sojourn#5 was a trip with my TCU study abroad program to Rome. 571 more words


Work-in-progress wants YOUR opinion

I was thrilled when my blogging buddy, the talented YA author Evelyne Holingue, tagged me for the Work-in-progress challenge.

Through her blog post, I discovered that Evelyne is not only a prolific YA author, but she also writes essays on her experiences as a French woman living, working, and raising her children in her adoptive country – the US. 535 more words

Writing Blog

Italia II: A Rome-ing Anne Gathers No Moss

Between birthday celebrations and packing for Paris to see Lauren this weekend (!!), editing and sifting through pictures from Italy has been pushed to the side – sorry Italia! 677 more words


Day 7: Roma!

Seemed a few people stayed up late last night talking and hanging out… They were fairly easy to spot with their bleary eyes and shuffling gate. 1,515 more words

Oceanus or: The Modern Plight of the Selfie.

Oceanus stands atop his shell-backed pedestal
and the tourists fawn
they watch the water
running over stone
fall to the euro-laden pool below
as many have before. 59 more words


Rome: History, Architecture, and Shopping.

The Colosseum

Our final day in Italy was a whirlwind of unexpected events that quite possibly have changed my attitude toward Rome forever. It started early in the morning as we paraded the kids along Via di San Gregorio to the Colosseum, pausing along the way to admire statues of Caesar and crumbling columns in the Roman Forum. 1,259 more words


Rome Day 1: Wandering Towards the Trevi Fountain - Flashback Friday!

After checking in around 10 (our flight arrived at 9), we took a nap. We were just drained. After our nap, we walked to the Trevi Fountain, which was probably a 15-20 minute walk if you don’t get lost. 195 more words

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