On the Road: Venice 

After three days in Florence, we took the train to Venice. We rented a little camping cabin instead of a hotel, and we loved it! I got to cook for the girls every night! We did a lot of walking, a lot of eating, and a lot of simply wandering around. We were there during…

On the Road: Florence, Italy 

My sister Julia, my friend Faith, and I are in Italy for the week. I’m enjoying Julia’s navigation skills and Faith’s art expertise! Though the long train ride tested our tendency to motion sickness, we still saw so many things before heading to bed. Our internet isn’t the strongest, so I’ll have to share more…

Photographic Interlude: Milan

You know that odd feeling you get when you wake up in the middle of the night in a strange place? At first, you think you’re back home in your own bed. Something small shatters that image—perhaps an unusual slant of light or the way the bed is turned. For an instant, you want nothing more than to be home …

On the Road: Milan

I arrived in Milan Thursday night for an extended weekend with two friends I met at NWU. Alessandro moved back here after graduating in May, so he’s been our most excellent tour guide and interpreter. I’ve actually written quite a bit, but as it’s all in my notebook and I’m too lazy to type it…