Emotional Roller Coaster

They say there is a psychological process to the experience of studying abroad. It looks like this: Being me, I hoped to surpass most of these and just stick in the honeymoon/adjustment phases. But alas... Kalliope is human so that didn't happen. The thing is, this graph doesn't show it exactly as it is - … Continue reading Emotional Roller Coaster

Time Travel

So. I am in Finland! It feels like Kansas October and the sky is beautifully blue and the countryside reminds me of home. I can't believe I'm here. It's been such an emotional weekend. Exactly 25 hours ago I was waking up to load the truck and head to the airport. And now I'm just … Continue reading Time Travel