A Memory of Saudade

A Memory of Saudade   Early June, the streets of Seville are vacant in the choking heat. Sitting outside a bar, I watch the waiter stack chairs and tables. A sign, reading cheap montaditos, stands curbside like a tired pedestrian, Advertising little reprieve for the dreams we always mistreat.   During siesta, summer sneaks in … Continue reading A Memory of Saudade

Finals, Toledo, and San Lorenzo

Finals, Toledo, and San Lorenzo Friday, June 24, 2011 9:46 AM After our finals were over on Monday (June 20), I felt freer than I ever had after taking a final in the states. We toured Seville for the rest of the afternoon, Rachel, Erin and I stopping by El Corte Inglés before returning to … Continue reading Finals, Toledo, and San Lorenzo

Blog Entry #4

Blog Entry #4 Tuesday, June 07, 2011 7:20 PM I never expected to have trouble with classes, but unfortunately the most discouraging thing about my trip to Sevilla so far has been my grades. I thought that I would be fine, having just taken Spanish 3303 this past semester, but unfortunately conversation, rather than grammar, … Continue reading Blog Entry #4