Wrapping up an unbelievable year as a Fulbright ETA in Maceió, minha sereia.
Adventures in unbelievable places with unbelievably amazing people.
Eating, drinking, dancing, and being merry with my humans.
Endless laughter and smiles with fellow Fulbrighters in unbelievably amazing parts of Brazil.
Exploring all of Brazil’s beauty—including postcard-worthy beaches—and loving every minute of it.
Feeling like I’m on another planet adventuring with fellow Fulbrighters and friends in the Northeast of Brazil.
Frolicking through the Northeast of Brazil in good company, having a damn good time.
Prancing around Alagoas during my birthday month.
Of inspiration. Of happiness. Of excitement. Of a little bit of nervousness. But, mostly, of love: for new people, places, and prospects. The positive vibes are flowing and I’m feeling like I’ve found another tribe. It’s only the first day of our three-day orientation in São Paulo, and yet I’m already floating on that newnessContinue reading “Day 1 of Brazil: My Heart is Full”
I’m sitting on my bed in Barranquilla all jittery, not knowing how to contain the excitement within me. I have been promoted from alternate and selected for a 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Brazil. Well, that’s what the email said. What I said was much different with much fewer words: I was speechless. Just seeing an email withContinue reading “Timing is Everything”