“Whenever he is discouraged, I tell him that if I can survive on three continents, then there is no obstacle he cannot conquer. While the astronauts, heroes forever, spent more hours on the moon, I have remained in this new world for nearly thirty years. I know that my achievement is quite ordinary. I am not the only man to seek his fortune far from home, and certainly I am not the first. Still, there are times when I am bewildered by each mile I have traveled, each meal I have eaten, each person I have known, each room in which I have slept. As ordinary as it all appears, there are times when it is beyond my imagination.”

- Interpreter of the Maladies, Jhumpa Lahiri

Monthly Archives: February 2013

Big little moments.

Big. Little. Moments. Today encapsulated the title of my former blog.During 5th period, one of my male students came into my classroom. He walked straight to me, looked me the eye, and said, “Have you heard?” Heard what? He holds up an envelope. A big envelope. I take it from him. Slowly. My heart was...

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Meet Sara

Loves adventures.

Prefers dresses to pants.

Appears to always be on vacation but really just has too many photos to share.

based in

dallas, texas.

constantly dreaming of italy

(and other beautiful places.)


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