Bicycles are for summer.

My last year in high school, I read a play titled Los Bicicletas Son para el Verano. The play is written entirely in Spanish, and I had a very hard time reading it. The story follows a middle-class family during the Spanish Civil War, and…

Looking Back

I was looking over my essays from back when I applied for this fellowship, and I’m realizing how much has changed since I last wrote those essays. I had very specific goals back when I was writing those essays, and although I haven’t lost sight…

cOUsins p2

My OU cousin haven’t had very great luck. We were never able to meet face-to-face. We were able to talk over email a little bit more, though, and we are Facebook friends, so we know what’s going on in the other’s life, to some extent….

Five Things to do in Madrid

Seeing as I’ll be spending my summer thirty minutes outside of Madrid, I figure I’ll be spending a lot of my time there. To make things easier on myself, I’ve compiled a list of ten of the places that I want to visit, in no particular…