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July 11, 2018

While living in the Netherlands, I caught glimpses of my other homes. Vibrant orange poppies and energy-generating windmills churning like futuristic robots transported me to California. The flat farmland filled with a children’s book of farm animals brought me back to the Mississippi Delta, and the architecture of the buildings served as a constant reminder that the Dutch settled Brooklyn. Many of my past homes existed in the...

July 2, 2018

I am a huge fan of old-fashioned handwritten cards. Life is too short to not let the people you are grateful for know how much they mean to you. The Saturday after Thanksgiving and at the close of each school year, I dedicate time to crafting dozens of notes expressing my love for the people around me.

Before moving to the Netherlands, I packed cards into my suitcase and distributed them to the educators and organizations that...

June 26, 2018

The Question Box. The Love Box. The Sex Box. The Porno Box.

Depending on the school, the hollow rectangle with a slit large enough to slide in folded papers with anonymous questions took on a different name. However, the function remained the same, students wrote down anything that piqued their interests and teachers responded. During one interview, I sat with Rosa as she sorted through the inquires that overflowed from the box...

June 18, 2018

One of my favorite parts of living abroad was when friends from home traveled to Amsterdam. Not only did these visits give us a chance to catch up, but they also provided an opportunity for me to share all of my new favorite places. If you plan to take a trip to the Netherlands sometime in the future, here is a list of Am(ber)sterdam highlights I collected over the past six months!

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