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In Spite of Fear

I wrote someone a letter this morning and told them to be brave, but know that it is also okay to be afraid.  Later I  had several people ask me what I’m doing for spring break. I told them I was … Continue reading

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The Istanbul Countdown!

Three weeks and two days. I alternate between super excitement and total panic freak outs. Here’s where I stand past having the travel package taken care of: My little international phone came in, although it turns out the extra calling … Continue reading

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A Bad Week for Turkey: In Which I Defend My Right to Travel

Poor Turkey.  Between the U.S. Embassy bombing in Ankara and the death of Sarai Seirra in Istanbul, it’s having a very shitty week.  I’ve been following Sarai’s story through Twitter since the day her family flew to find her.  Obviously, … Continue reading

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