First Week at School: Observations and Happenings

August 26, 2011 Tuesday was the first full day of classes. I woke up at 7:30, because I had Spanish at 9:00. Now, let's set something straight. Regardless of the fact that Emmanuel's Spanish course was pretty easy, I drove the struggle bus on the regular. When I say easy, I mean my professor hardly … Continue reading First Week at School: Observations and Happenings

Can’t Get in Contact With Her? Call the Senator or The Lake Home

August 20, 2011 Today I went the Grand Forks Famer’s Market with Kristi and Rachel. You could say that it was a blind-friendship date. Father Lefor, from UND’s Newman Center, passed on our information to Kristi and Jake, a young couple involved in FOCUS ministry. Kristi gave me a call yesterday and invited me to … Continue reading Can’t Get in Contact With Her? Call the Senator or The Lake Home

Embarking

After the powerfully surreal whirlwind that is a wedding and a honeymoon, lessons in Now That You're Married 101 begin: Packing (and unpacking and repacking). Waiting to be able to move to North Dakota. Deleting Facebook. Merging bank accounts. Making joint decisions. Running errands. Sleeping in the same bed. Finding an apartment. Determining and communicating known … Continue reading Embarking