My Ultimate Bucket List

This past year, I achieved one of my biggest bucket list items: moving abroad and living life as an expat. However, there are still so many items just waiting to be checked off the list.

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How To Travel When You’re Depressed

I’ve suffered with depression pretty much my entire life, the severity waxing and waning as the days go by.

I’ve written multiple posts about it. How are you supposed to travel when you have depression?

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Literary Tour of Dublin

It’s no shocker to anyone reading this that I’m a big literature buff (I mean, hello, look at my blog). 

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Literary History and Luxury: Shelbourne Hotel Dublin Review

Literary history. Luxury. Ghosts. I’m sure you’re thinking that these are three things that have absolutely nothing to do with each other but after our stay at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, I’d say you’d be wrong.

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Learning to Find My Voice Again

I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted consistently. I’m starting to think that maybe this blog is less of a travel blog and more of a graveyard for memories and words.

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Goodbye to All That: A Break-Up Letter to New York

When I first read Joan Didion’s essay “Goodbye to All That,” I was a junior in college and in the thick of my love for New York.

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The Top Five Books You Should Read This Year

Hello Awin

Reading is my life. I try to bring a book with me everywhere I go- whether it be for a long flight or just the grocery store (because, well, you never know).

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The Most Hilarious Street Signs in Switzerland

I love Switzerland. It’s full of beautiful architecture, incredible chocolate, cheese, & wine, and breathtaking views. However, it is also home to some of the most hilarious street signs I have ever seen.

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We Need To Talk About Mental Health


On Dealing With Anxiety & Depression

I last posted on this blog on January 19th, 2017. It is currently April. April. It’s been 3 months since I have been able to actually write a damn thing. For someone who has always been able to write, even on the darkest days, being unable to do so has been incredibly jarring.

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In Memory of Robin Mookerjee

I sat in my very first class at Lang on a sunny day in August 2011, a bright-eyed freshman with sweat on my forehead, dressed to the nines for an 11 am class as the rest of the students shuffled in with a lackluster look in their eyes.

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The Top 5 Worst Dates I’ve Ever Been On

Before I moved to Switzerland, before I found romance abroad, I was in New York City and dating was impossible.

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