Monthly Archives: September 2009
It’s been a month since I arrived in Vilnius. A month and a day since I looked back at my Dad standing on the other side of security and said goodbye to Pocatello. I have adjusted to living in a … Continue reading
lots of new pictures up at flickr.com/charissabrammer. FINALLY figured out how to get the dormitory network to allow me to upload photos. yay!
It has been a good week. I am feeling more comfortable in Vilnius, I feel like I might really be making friends (rather than where-are-you-from-what-are-you-studying acquaintances). There are significantly fewer roaches in the kitchen, and I am getting really good … Continue reading
This morning, I was really excited to have my first real class in something, and to be done with the endless “you will have one test and a paper due, please show up to class” bullshit that always goes on … Continue reading
Lithuania continues to surprise me. Example: last night I went to happy hour at the US Embassy (which is clear across the goddamn town, and I doubt that I will end up there for a long time. Why couldn’t they … Continue reading
The Great Apple Pie Disaster went as well as could be expected. I burnt the shit out of the top crust the first time around (NOW you tell me that no one uses that oven), but the inside was spared, … Continue reading