Discovered Who I am in Florence

Ciao Rebels! I’ve been in Italy for now 61 days. I knew I would be experiencing challenges but I didn’t consider how much I was going to discover about myself. I’ve always known my sensitivity overwhelmed me but I didn’t realize how much my daily life at home masked it. I came here with the…

Week Two in Firenze

Waking up to the sound of rain, seemingly serene, I opened my windows to smell and feel the air come in my room. Immersing myself in the culture and difference of the Italians has been a wonderful challenge. I’m discovering emotions and qualities of myself in this new world. I have always found great contentment…

Italy: Florence

It has been a crazy week in Florence! I finally started classes at Florence University of the Arts. It’s very interesting to be in such small classes compared to Ole Miss. Some of my classes here only have 12 students! I only have classes on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays… Tough life. I haven’t gotten homesick…