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About nevillegirl

Elizabeth, University of Iowa class of 2019. Double majoring in English & Creative Writing and Journalism. Twenty-year-old daydreamer, introvert, voracious reader, and aspiring writer. Passionate about feminism and lesbian positivity.

11(ish) Things I Want To Do Before The Summer’s Over

I know, I know. I made a bucket list earlier this summer and here I go adding more things to my to-do list. But you know me. Always making new goals and revising the old ones. Since there’s only about … Continue reading

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Derek Landy’s Resurrection Tour 2017 | I Attended A Book Signing @ Easons Dublin On 6.08.17!

Hello hello hello! Throughout my time in Ireland, my classmates and I wrote and workshopped a number of short creative nonfiction pieces about what we did there. When given the prompt of “arrival,” I spun it into an essay about … Continue reading

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Doctor Who… Even Has Time To Watch TV?

Here is something surprising: The series ten finale of Doctor Who has come and gone but I’ve still only seen the first episode of this latest series. Here is something still more surprising, at least to me: I somehow haven’t … Continue reading

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The Familiar & Not

Yesterday was my last full day in Ireland and I spent it on a bus tour all by myself – to Giant’s Causeway, the Dark Hedges, the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge, Belfast… I’d talked about going with friends, but they were … Continue reading

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Dublin Pride 2017, Take Two

Hey guys! I know that I already wrote about going to Dublin Pride a few weeks ago, but in a later post I also promised to show you a longer piece I’ve been working on for my writing workshop. This … Continue reading

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How’s My Year Going So Far?

We’re just past the halfway point of the year. What better point to pause and take stock of how 2017 has treated me thus far? My dream since the beginning of this year has been to make 2017 a better … Continue reading

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Español & Gaeilge

That means “Spanish & Gaelic” in those respective languages, in case you didn’t know. From the moment I arrived in Ireland nearly six (!) weeks ago, the language seemed oddly familiar. I chalked it up to jet lag – maybe … Continue reading

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