Melindam's Traveler Profile
- Favourite quote
- "Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories."
Recent Entries by Melindam
A Mathematician Surely Devised This Scheme - May 26, 2015
It takes a flow chart to explain how kids advance or are disqualified from the National Spelling Bee. We remember spelling bees as kids spelling until they misspell a word or drop from exhaustion. ...
Amphictyony, gesamtkunstwerk, and rhopalocercous - May 23, 2015
Words, words, words. If you know Liam, you know that he is all about the words. He talks nonstop, he reads more books in a week than most people do in a year, and he can talk about nearly any su...
First Impressions of a Recent Expat - Nov 3, 2013
This series of blogs is for my Aussie friends. Before things begin to feel normal here, I want to record what is most striking about moving back to the United States. Obviously this is specific to ...