Author Archives: charissa

Idaho: just like always, but not.

Coming home, for a person who has been away for a while carries with it all kinds of assumptions about how things will be, what people will say when they see you, how you will feel in various situations.  These … Continue reading

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I wrote something I am pretty proud of, it’s published here: http://balticreports.com/?p=18757

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a week and a day, five cities and I am home.

I keep opening my widgets screen just to make sure that it is really only eight days until I return to Idaho.  I keep wanting to say going home, and I think that I am in many ways, but it … Continue reading

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Trolleybuses can be terrifying.

I like public transportation.  I think that public transportation is one of the best things ever, it makes people walk a little so that they stay healthier, it makes the planet healthier, it’s faster than driving most of the time, … Continue reading

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I’m an idiot, or Very Good News

I write all kinds of stuff that makes me laugh.  Often, this is because I make an idiot of myself and then put the details about it on the internet.  Imagine my surprise when I find out that people that … Continue reading

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Baltic Pride 2010

If you would like to read my column on Baltic Pride 2010, go to http://balticreports.com/?cat=8 If you came from Baltic Reports, then welcome. Only the stories that I feel are fit to print make it to the paper, here you … Continue reading

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Aš tikrai myliu Lietuva

I sat this evening as the sun went down on a 22 degree day in Vilnius on Kalno Parkas hill (mountain to some).  I. and I talked about life, families, the city…  in short, we talked about our lives.  We … Continue reading

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