The Present Perfect

Monthly Archives: July 2013

OK, so I finished this dress a really long time ago (we’re talking last November!). As usual, the hold up was the pictures (full body self-portraits are hard!). Well, I’ve been wanting to post about it, so better late than never. Am I right? I packed this dress to wear on my trip to Venice last month and I had my friend Sophia with me to play photographer. This picture was taken… Read More

I had no goals or plans for my trip to Italy. I’ve been to Italy more times than I can count, and although I haven’t seen everything that I’d like to see, this trip wasn’t about seeing Italy, it was about being in Italy. For the whole six days I’d be in there I wanted nothing more than to eat some delicious meals, drink wine (or Spritz as the case may be),… Read More

It’s one month into my Bilingual Summer project so I thought it would be a good time to give a little update on my progress. In my first post a made an ambitious list of goals to accomplish this summer. One thing that I hadn’t really factored into this whole thing, however,  was that the time I planned on putting into immersing myself in Italian probably should have been allocated to things… Read More

Whew! June seemed to pass in a flash! In the midst of finishing up the school year and preparing for an international move, I decided to take an impromptu trip to Italy. (I know, life is rough!) In all of the confusion, I’ve been a little out of touch with my photography course and I managed to miss a weekly prompt for the first time: soft. I’ll try to make it up… Read More