My Cousin’s Javanese Wedding

During the summer I had the amazing opportunity to go and visit my family in Indonesia. This trip was special for two main reasons:...

The Dandelion.

The journey will be what you make it. You will be what The Journey makes you. And when you break it all down, piece by piece: you will...

Cloudgazing

After a stressful day of emotions, I often feel confused and defeated. Stargazing is a great healing potion, making me feel like I have been treated. Sometimes when...

St. Olaf Sentiments

The first week of college is a bit like the first day of preschool. You say goodbye to your parents, and that’s a little...

An Experiment in Adaptation

Before arriving in Gazipasa people always asked me how I felt about traveling to Turkey. Truth be told, I never knew how to respond to...