Hannah at the Hirshhorn

Yesterday and today have been all about art. We've explored the National Museum of African Art, the Renwick Gallery, the Hirshhorn (my personal favorite) and, today, the National Gallery of Art and its East Building. Below are some of our favorite photos and exhibits. We began at the Renwick Gallery, a small museum right next …

Sarah and Hannah Take DC

After our family reunion in Connecticut, my mom flew back to Texas and my little sister Hannah took the bus down to DC with me. The plan is to look at some colleges, but I also want to have some fun and show her what independence in a big city looks like. (Hannah's sitting next …

On My Bookshelf – The Vegetarian

The past two weeks have been super packed. I flew into JFK on July 9th, staying for a quick day in Connecticut before turning around and busing to DC to start working. A few days later, I was up in Jersey for a friend's birthday - almost fifty hours of travel in the course of …

Spinning Now – June 2017

June finds me in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on my first trip to the continent. I have less than a month left here in Africa before I return to DC to work and study for the rest of the summer, and the time is bound to pass quickly. Over the last couple of weeks, I …