Arcadia in Granada, Spain
Hi, everyone! My name is Sarah Shanes and I am a Communication Sciences and Disorders major with Education and Spanish minors at The College of Wooster, Ohio. I am spending the second semester of my junior year in Granada, Spain, and will be sharing my experiences through this blog. Keep an eye out for regular updates about my upcoming adventures!
In preschool, if you wanted to be friends with someone, all you would have to do is go up to them, ask to share their blocks, and then boom, you’re friends. Unfortunately, as I’ve gotten older, I’ve noticed that making friends isn’t quite that simple… More
As the plane hit the ground with a reassuring thud, my heard skipped a beat. Bienvenidos a España, I thought to myself, while I frantically tried to check that I had everything important in hand and ready to go after the drawn out eight-hour plane ride… More
When I first read the Harry Potter series, I was enthralled with how fearless Harry seemed to be. Even Ron and Hermione jumped in to face danger at any chance. I just recently reread some of the Harry Potter books over the past few months, and one character… More
It hits me at random times. The sudden acceleration of my heart, the pounding in my ears, the feeling of weightlessness from the butterflies swirling around my chest and stomach. Normally, I’m able to acknowledge the feeling and then let it go. Other… More