27 de noviembre 2008
It is a curious thing what the holiday season can bring about.
This Tuesday I had an interesting conversation with my host father. All of the members of my family, I would say that I am least close to him, simply because for th… more »
Convocation on Monday with Claudia Rankine, author of Don’t Let Me Be Lonely, was a catalyst for some disconnected thoughts that have been floating around in my head. Her poetry synthesized them into a whole and provoked several meaningful conversations… more »
19 de octubre 2008
Qué increíble y qué surrealista. How incredible and how surreal--these are the adjectives that I find myself using over and over again to describe my experiences in Ecuador.
A week ago Saturday I was in the Galapagos Islands, ta… more »
This past week was probably the most unnerving and challenging period of time during my stay in Ecuador. Consequently, I've learned a lot.
Every Tuesday and Thursday I've been attending sessions for "Twenty-somethings" at the English Language Fellowsh… more »
In an age where even Wal-Mart is trying to sell cloth bags and organic fruit, U.S. society advertises that it is "going green."
Unfortunately, we continue to find new places to drill in the Amazon.
My last essay, "Entre dulces y amargos" or, essen… more »