Semester Two Blues

(Above photo: Sunday markets in Avenida de Mayo, Buenos Aires) Hello, friends! So, my mid-semester exams are creeping up, and whilst taking a break from studying I thought I'd reflect on how the past couple of months have been in comparison to my first semester. To be honest, I've actually had a hard time finding... Continue Reading →

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Alexithymia

For the past few days, I've been trying to find ways to accurately describe how I've been feeling the past week or so, having settled into my new apartment, enrolling in my subjects at my host university and finally getting a somewhat steady routine schedule (however frequently interrupted by the hundreds of strikes and public... Continue Reading →

My First Week in Argentina

(Above photo: San Telmo, Buenos Aires) By now, it has been a bit over a week since I left Australia and, to be honest, some days have been better than others, in terms of transitioning to a new environment and dealing with inevitable culture shock and homesickness. But for the most part, Buenos Aires has... Continue Reading →

Love, Marie

I think it's safe for me to say that I'm pretty ambitious for taking up vlogging and starting up a WordPress, all while on my year on exchange. But I thought I'd take this opportunity to write, since I have been mostly at home over the past few days due to all the crazy strikes and protests... Continue Reading →