That sounds like a movie….Die Dame von der Buchhaltung– Elaine.
Top 10 List
Sorry for the lack of updates: This isn’t going to be the most elegantly written prose of all time, but regardless I wanted to give some quick updates regarding my life/Vienna, etc: Number 1: Everything is amazing. Seriously, though, this year is going to be amazing. Number 2: Vienna is amazing. I am so glad to be in the city again. Number 3: Elaine and I get along swimmingly – and she’s...
The Only Gliterati in Favoriten: Does that make...
I just finished chowing down on some cottage cheese smeared on bread with yellow bell pepper. The cottage cheese that you find here is worthy enough of leaving everything you know behind in the United States and uprooting to Austria. I almost hate to admit that it was why I was so excited and insistent upon going grocery shopping this morning. I also bought some fresh figs, bell peppers, and...
Just crawled into bed. Sooo tired. Apartment is amazing! all is well. Talk tomorrow.
Not only did i make my connection, my flight to vienna is delayed.
Wheels down in paris. We are parking at another terminal and taking a bus to customs. Doubt im gonna make that flight to wien. Na j
There is a huge tour group of old white americans on my flight. They all have nametags! Hysterical. Say theyre going to paris, then.
Wheels down in chicago.
Come fly with me, let’s take off in the blue– Frank Sinatra. [im Moment: MSP - ORD]
Enjoying the exit row. So much room, i could practice my swim kicks.
At msp at the gate. Should board soon. Woman at ticket counter must have a pole up butt. Not friendly.
Fünfter Auftritt: Die drei Damen
ERSTE DAME: Rüste dich mit Mut und Standhaftigkeit, schöner Jüngling! - Die Fürstin -
ZWEITE DAME: Hat mir aufgetragen, dir zu sagen -
DRITTE DAME: Daß der Weg zu deinem künftigen Glücke nunmehr gebahnt sei.
Gatekeeper, Seasons Wait for Your Nod
It’s amazing how quickly you forget about the conditions in which you were living weeks, if not days, ago. As soon as the temperature dropped below 60 here in Minnesota I was giddy to put my jeans back on, break out the cardigan, and switch back to my favorite hot beveragesat Starbucks, Dunn Brothers, and Caribou. The reign of the iced Thai black tea was over! This was to be the autumn of the...
Off getting some last errands accomplished. Packing tonight!
Hanging w my grandparents. Will miss them.
10 Things You Need to Know About the Viennese →
The above link is to an article my friend Kate wrote for the Charlotte Viewpoint. Kate lived in Vienna last academic year, and was kind enough to let me stay at her apartment one weekend. Check out her incredibly witty blog, Transatlantic Sketches, where she blogs about her current life in Sweden, here: www.transatlanticsketches.com Edit: For some reason that link above does not work. Try...
Sie haben einen Antrag auf Ausstellung eines Aufenthaltstitels für Österreich...– Received a letter from the Austrian Consulate General Chicago today, notifying me that my Austrian residency permit has been issued.
Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen. (Just...
For those of you who were loyal followers of my old blog, High on the Hill, welcome back. It goes without saying that the title of this spiffy and shiny new blog deserves some sort of explanation. First of all, it was paramount that I change the title. But to what? Certainly High on the Hill, Part 2 was the obvious choice. But not only did itlack that certain je ne sais quoi, it was also...
Blog du Moi, Version 1.0 →
Click the Title above for a link to last year’s exploits in Austria, including but not limited to mundane adventures in Feldkirch, quotidian culinary escapades, and plenty of fun. My old blog was private, so if you need an invite let me know and I’ll see what I can do.