Living a Transient Life

Living a Transient Life

Over the last four years, I’ve lived or studied in ten different cities, some short term while others were months at a time. Recently it’s been six months in D.C., four months back home, and a couple years in Spain. On the surface level, this is what a transient life...
Everything Changes, Nothing Stays the Same

Everything Changes, Nothing Stays the Same

Isn’t it funny how seemingly insignificant childhood memories can stay with you throughout your life? My mother would always read bedtime stories to my sister and I as a kid. One night, I picked out a book from the bookshelf and lugged it over to my mom. “Everything...
Why I Quit My Job to Move to Spain

Why I Quit My Job to Move to Spain

It’s been a month since I moved to Spain, and let me say that it’s been one of the most overwhelming, incredible, and fast-paced months of my life. When I sit down to write about my experiences here in Ibiza, I find myself staring at an empty page, unsure of what...
10 Reverse Culture Shock Remedies

10 Reverse Culture Shock Remedies

So there’s this thing called reverse culture shock, and it really sucks.  Reverse culture shock is the process of re-adjusting to life back home after studying,living, or traveling abroad.   Before a trip abroad, we’re so busy planning and packing to even think about...