Teacher's Tales

Teacher Tales, Week 1 and 2

Fortunately, since Week 1 the novelty of two American girls and one English girl wandering the hallways of the school has faded. Boys still high-five each other after saying “Hello Courtney!” to me between classes, but on the whole they have come to recognize me as a less strict version of a teacher, despite the narrow age difference. Continue reading

Inspiration / Reviews

A City in Sketches

It took a weekend for my host family to realize that they would not have the pleasure of showing me around their city. It took another weekend for them to realize that I could probably do a better job of showing them around their city. After all, I refer to Barcelona as my second home; I know the metro lines better than the freckles on the back of my hand. Continue reading