Ville des amis

Paris has many appellations - City of Love, City of Light, Most Touristed City in the World, the list goes on... I, however, am of the opinion that there is another, less-recognized characteristic of this city: If you are going to meet anyone anywhere, it is in Paris. When I say 'meet,' I mean nearly …

Enjambement

I wrote this before break, on December 19th, I believe, and just never got around to posting it. I'll post this now and then write a winter break/New Year's post in a bit. Bonne Année tout le monde, et meilleurs voeux pour 2007! (Happy New Year everyone, and best wishes for 2007!) **** For the …

Décembre

I'm still alive, I promise. Just been living the crazy life. The weekend after Thanksgiving, Jojo was in town with her mom and aunt. The week following that, I started babysitting. Yay money! Not yay crazy four-year-old girl. Crazy. The weekend following that (last weekend), Jojo, Philippe, and I had the craziest weekend of our …

the stairways up to the butte can make the wretched sigh / while the windmill wings of the moulin shelter you and I

Two posts in a few days - what is the world coming to? ;-) This was a chill weekend. I was trying to relax and recouperate after being dead all last week. But then, yesterday evening, I got restless. I hadn't left the apartment all day, so I decided, as it was nearly dusk, to …

What is normal?

I wish there was something interesting I could tell you, but there really isn't. Life has settled into a pattern. A very hectic, busy pattern, rather akin to my life at school. I'm taking 6 classes (20th century Euro history, Classical Literature - Epistolary, Literary Genres, Sociology of the Media, French Art History up to …