German, "Wander-Year": A period in a character's life during which he is absent from her normal routine, engaged in thought, travel, and a quest for novel experiences or insight.
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
The end of the road...
So I haven't posted in almost six months (I should've written about China, but I was too busy trying to survive China to write about it), and I'm starting medical school in two weeks. My Wanderjahr will officially end when I make the road trip from Minneapolis to Cleveland to begin my life at medical school. It's been absolutely mental these last 1.5 years, and great fun to know that my friends, family and even the occasional stranger has been living my adventures with me in some small part. Moreover, this blog was a great way to frame my impressions of this time, and looking back, having arrived at this point a pretty strikingly different person, I look back and think what a long, strange trip it's been.
Though my wandering is on hold for now, my blogging isn't. I cordially invite everyone to follow my every embarrassing moment over the next four years at my new medical blog: