• Moisture-volumizing serum with lava seawater, $33
  • Firming energy serum with fermented soybean, $39
  • Stick mask with super volcanic clusters, $12
  • Blemish care spot serum with bija seed oil, $19
aug 4 2018 ∞
aug 4 2018 +

things i would include if i ever taught it again

readings

  • Kelder, Cole, and Cline, "Memphis, Minos and Mycenae," 2018
  • Kelder and Cline, "Into the Great Green," 2018
  • R.S. Merrillees, "The First Appearance of Kamares Ware," 2003
  • P. Rehak, on aegean textiles in keftiu
  • U. Matic and F. Frankovic, "Out of Date, Out of Fashion: The Changing of Dress of Aegean Figures in the Theban Tombs of the Egyptian 18th Dynasty in the Light of Aegean Bronze Age Costume," 2017
  • N. Thomas, "'Hair Stars' and 'Sun Disks' on Bulls and Lions: A Reality Check on Movements of Aegean Symbolic Motifs to Egypt, with Special Reference to the Palace at Malkata" (Metaphysis) 2017
  • N. Thomas, "Connecting the Pieces: Egypt,...
jul 17 2018 ∞
aug 8 2018 +
  • No Room in Frame by Death Cab for Cutie
  • Nancy from Now On by Father John Misty
  • My Last Song To Jenny by The Avett Brothers
  • Reality in Motion by Tame Impala
  • Heartworms by The Shins
  • Cold Cold Man by Saint Motel
  • Short Skirt/ Long Jacket by Cake
  • Sally II by Hop Along
  • Drunk Drivers/ Killer Whales by Car Seat Headrest
  • Codes and Keys by Death Cab for Cutie
  • Gold Lion by Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • Fell in Love with a Girl by The White Stripes
  • Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings by Father John Misty
  • Humbug Mountain Song by Fruit Bats
  • Missed the Boat by Modest Mouse
  • Pretty Pimpin by Kurt Vile
  • Fool by Frankie Cosmos
  • Reckless Serenade by Arctic Monkeys
  • Days by The Drums
  • Long Distance Call by Phoenix
  • Backwards with Time by The Avett Brothers
jul 7 2018 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • I abandoned my TLC dream of being an interior designer in favor of a dream I didn’t discover until 2011.
  • I swear now. Quite a bit, actually.
  • I firmly and proudly identify as a feminist. Although I was surely a feminist before, I had the common misconception of where we grew up that feminism equaled hating men and would not have called myself such a thing. I know better now. I am a feminist, and fuck the patriarchy.
  • I’m not a size 4 anymore. I’m a size 12. And yes, I struggle with it, but I’m trying to love myself. The battle of loving myself has not changed since we last saw each other, though.
  • I am an art historian and an archaeologist. I study things that make me sound uppity such as aesthetics and post-structuralism. I also sit in the dirt and wear the same, gross outfit for 4 days of sun and ...
jun 22 2018 ∞
jun 23 2018 +
  • Greeting him at the Herakleion airport, all sweaty and gross because there is no air conditioning, but hugging a lot
  • First night in Herakleion, exhausted but happy
  • Wandering around Gournia, with him walking down uneven Minoan roads while I waited for him, perched on an ancient foundation
  • Walking to the pier in Pacheia Ammos, staring at the mountains and the sea, seeing the village through his new, fresh eyes
  • Entering the tiny church in Pacheia Ammos, hearing its silence, feeling its local village spirit
  • Drinking lemon Fanta with D on Kamares beach in the shade of our grass-thatched umbrellas, watching the tiny waves lap the shore, and the small boat coming and going hour after hour
  • Exploring Akrotiri together, with him jus...
apr 24 2018 ∞
apr 24 2018 +

to tie up

  • read Ch 7 (Rehak & Younger) in Cambridge Companion p. 170 for neopalatial burial customs
  • read about pithos burials @ Gournia
  • read Dickinson's article on Shaft Graves
  • read PPB's article on chronology
  • read Davis's "The Gold from the Shaft Graves," 1983
  • read Immerwahr's "Swallows and Dolphins at Akrotiri," 1990
  • read about Monastiraki, LM IB destructions at Mochlos
jul 18 2018 ∞
aug 8 2018 +
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
jul 7 2018 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • Innisfree Moisture Volumizing Serum Lava Seawater
  • Glow Recipe Watermelon Sleeping Mask or Watermelon Pink Juice Moisturizer
  • Glossier Milk Jelly Cleanser
  • Herbivore Pink Cloud Moisturizer Cream
  • Herbivore Orchid Facial Oil
  • Eden's Garden Grapefruit Pink Pepper Salt Soak
  • Neogen Dermalogy Real Ferment Micro Serum
  • Skin Food Peach Sake Pore Serum
  • Propolis Sparkle Ampoule
jul 6 2018 ∞
jul 23 2018 +
  • The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
  • Idaho by Emily Ruskovich
  • Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
  • The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby
  • Border By Kapka Kasabova
  • The Perfect Nanny by Leïla Slimani
  • China Rich Girlfriend by Kevin Kwan
may 6 2018 ∞
jun 23 2018 +
  • relax
    • ready to relax
      • 3 drops patchouli
      • 3 drops ylang ylang
    • calm down
      • 2 drops lavender
      • 2 drops cedarwood
      • 2 drops vetiver
    • peaceful house
      • 3 drops orange
      • 3 drops patchouli
    • deep breath
      • 2 drops lemon
      • 2 drops lavender
      • 2 drops peppermint
    • deep breath take two
jun 23 2018 ∞
jun 24 2018 +

April

  • 4/22: flight to Athens
  • 4/23: flight to Herakleion
  • 4/24: arrived in Pacheia Ammos
  • 4/25: started trench B801.1
  • 4/30: BBQ at Tom's with Sydney, Melissa, Vangelis, Gerry, Krzysztof, and Gabriela

May

  • 5/5: quesadillas and homemade "salsa" on the balcony with Sydney
  • 5/7: Siteia beach and λουκουμάδες
  • 5/12: swimming on lunch break at Chryssi
  • 5/12: going away dinner for Rebecca in Mochlos
  • 5/13: Mallia site and beach with Bibi
  • 5/14: Herakleion Museum with Sydney and Bibi
  • 5/16: begin work for Sklavelochori
  • 5/18: Ierapetra for dinner
  • 5/20: Gortyn, Phaistos, Haghia Triada, and Kommos with Sydney, Bibi, and Diane
aug 2 2017 ∞
aug 18 2017 +

August 2014 - July 2015

  • enrolled as continuing studies student (graduate level)
  • accepted to Temple University, NYU, Cornell, Boston University, and Brandeis for graduate studies

August 2015 - July 2016

  • started graduate school
  • awarded full-tuition scholarship
  • passed German graduate language exam
  • accepted into PhD fast track program
  • began working at publishing press as a fellow
  • invited to contribute to book
  • awarded travel fellowship
  • participated in archaeological dig
  • participated in study season

August 2016 - July 2017

  • awarded full-tuition scholarship
jul 6 2017 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • the Bachelorette
  • Angie Tribeca
  • Midsomer Murders
  • the Office
  • Arrested Development
  • Nailed It
jul 19 2018 ∞
jul 30 2018 +

what I didn't miss

  • exfoliating masks
  • lipstick
    • except for Glossier lip tint
  • toners + essences
    • just use one
  • Hada Labo serum
  • Clinique toner
  • cotton balls
  • hair oil
    • no matter how much I loved it in the winter
  • face primer
  • foundation
  • regular eye shadow
  • color correct concealer

suggested shower packing list for 2019

jul 8 2018 ∞
jul 8 2018 +
  • St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Istanbul
  • Bogota
  • Alaska
  • Utah
  • Petra
  • Morocco
  • Cambodia
  • Japan
  • Singapore
  • China
jul 6 2018 ∞
jul 7 2018 +

Greece

  • kalitsounia
  • tyropita
  • dakos
  • moussaka
  • xoriatiki salata
  • apaki
  • rakomelo
  • bifteki
  • gyro
  • souvlaki
  • pastitsio
  • gemista
  • stifado
  • tzatziki
  • bougatsa
  • freddo cappuccino
  • horta
  • briam
  • kouneli

Vienna

jun 28 2018 ∞
jun 28 2018 +
  • Mochlos
  • Pseira
  • Knossos
  • Caravanserai
  • Chania
  • Armenoi
  • Aptera
  • Tylissos
  • Kato Syme
  • Psychro Cave
jun 25 2018 ∞
jun 25 2018 +

April

  • 4/28 : flight to Herakleion
  • 4/30 : bus to Pacheia Ammos

May

  • 5/1 : Voulisma beach with Bibi and Sydney
  • 5/2 : first day @ Chryssi
  • 5/5 : rabbit roast with Tom, Sydney, Christina, Luke, Doug, Kathy, Fergus, Rosie, Bibi, Lily, Billy, Nikos, Gabriela, Gerry, & Michelis
  • 5/6 : belated Cinco de Mayo with Sydney
  • 5/12 : drinks and dinner with Sydney, Bibi, Luke, Christine, Gabriela, and Nikos
  • 5/20 : Pseira with Bibi, Sydney, Luke, Christine, Jemima, & Rachel
  • 5/20 : dinner with B, S, L, C & J
  • 5/22 : drinks with Bibi, Sydney, Luke, Jemima
  • 5/23 : last day at Chryssi
  • 5/23 : drinks with Bibi, Sydney, Luke, Christine, Jemima
may 6 2018 ∞
jul 7 2018 +
  • The Odyssey trans. Emily Wilson
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
  • Idaho by Emily Ruskovich
  • Where the Past Begins by Amy Tan
  • Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi
  • The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani
  • With Malice by Eileen Cook
  • The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith
  • Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty
  • Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
  • The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
  • The Shining by Stephen King

Maybe

  • Artemis by Andy Weir
  • Labyrinth by Jorge Luis Borges
  • The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
  • The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
  • From Here to Eternity by Caitlin Doughty
  • Horrorstor by Grady Hendrix
feb 7 2018 ∞
mar 5 2018 +
  • countries : 5
    • Greece
    • Austria
    • Slovakia
    • Czech Republic
    • Germany
  • towns/cities : 9
    • Pacheia Ammos
    • Chania
    • Ierapetra
    • Vienna
    • Bratislava
    • Brno
    • Prague
    • Berlin
    • Brandenburg an der Havel
  • beaches : 4
    • Pseira
jun 20 2018 ∞
jun 25 2018 +