have been unavoidably detained by the world

have been unavoidably detained by the world

expect us when you see us –Neil Gaiman

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A Scottish Adventure: Edinburgh I

A Scottish Adventure: Edinburgh I

26-28 August 2018 My autumn in the Burren began a bit early with a side trip to Scotland. As my good friend, Krystal, needed to be in Spain by September 6th and I was expected in Ireland before the 10th, we decided why not go […]

Spring Break –> Chicago VII

Spring Break –> Chicago VII

14 March 2018 The final part of the museum I saw was the show “Mounira Al Solh: I strongly believe in our right to be frivolous.” This ongoing series of illustrations and embroidery pieces capture stories and history from the humanitarian and political crises in […]

Spring Break –> Chicago VI

Spring Break –> Chicago VI

14 March 2018 Our final day in Chicago began bright and early with a trip into the city – and Fr. N’s first Uber ride – to attend a Latin mass. We arrived at St. John Cantius with some time to kill, but it being […]

Spring Break –> Chicago V

Spring Break –> Chicago V

13 March 2018 Still full from our big breakfast, we decided to make our way towards the Museum of Contemporary Art through the increasing snowfall and cold wind. Just before crossing the Michigan Avenue Bridge, we stopped into Fannie Mae’s to enjoy a chocolate each, […]

Spring Break –> Chicago IV

Spring Break –> Chicago IV

13 March 2018 Our final few days in Chicago took some strategic planning, for we still had a lot left to see. We decided to start the day early with a trip the iconic diner, Lou Mitchell’s. A basket of donut holes greeted us as […]

Spring Break –> Chicago III

Spring Break –> Chicago III

12 March 2018 We began day three with the intention of being at the Art Institute of Chicago from open (10:30am) to close (5pm) – though we were there when it opened, we left about two hours to close. Nevertheless, the day started with a […]

Spring Break –> Chicago II

Spring Break –> Chicago II

11 March 2018 Our second day in Chicago started a little slow, with half of our party going to mass and the other half searching for a cafe that ended up being closed – I was in the latter half. After stopping at the Target […]

Spring Break –> Chicago I

Spring Break –> Chicago I

10 March 2018 After waking up far too early for my liking, I hopped in my freshman/sophomore year roommate, Sara’s, car on our way to Milwaukee. We were two of five students headed to Chicago for our spring break to take the class ‘Museum as […]

Athens II

Athens II

15-16 January 2016 After an interesting night in Corinth, which consisted of finding the only restaurant in Greece where no one working knew English, so a fellow customer had to translate for us, and then back at the hotel a double-feature screening of Hercules and 300, we awoke […]

Corinth

Corinth

14 January 2016 Awake, fed, and ready to go, we headed to our final stop before getting back to Athens and the last few days of our trip. We drove to Ancient Corinth, which is just outside the modern-day city, and headed to the site […]


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