Four Hands

When I accepted my position with Harlaxton over a year ago, one of my friends skipped the congratulations and immediately said he was coming to see me while I worked here. A couple of months later, two more from the same friend group said they were following suit. At the time, I really didn’t believe… Read More Four Hands


September 9, 2014 This post will not have my usual whit, because today I saw a historic piece of Germany, which gave me a look into its darkened past. I started the day a Sachsenhousen Concentration Camp. Sachsenhousen began as a work camp, not an execution camp. Nevertheless, thousands of people lost their lives there… Read More Darkened

Sail with Me

Okay, readers. This is it. The big news. For the next few months “What Are This?” will be a little different. IT’S GOING GLOBAL! For the fall semester this year I will be studying abroad… in a big way. This isn’t your average student trip that many college students today go on – where they… Read More Sail with Me