Where in the world is Emma Malueg?

Departure day is officially less than a week away, which is a fact so crazy that I have yet to fully wrap my head around it. It still feels so unreal. Seeing as how several people have asked me how to keep in contact with me over the next two years, I figured that I should…

Confessions of a chronic over-packer

A.k.a “An Ode to Over Thinking” If there is one thing I am guilty of when it comes to traveling, it’s over packing. No, I’m not talking about six super-sized suitcases, each of which weighing the equivalent of an elephant (rest in peace, you poor airport luggage handlers), but I am admitting that I have a…

Twelve Days

Hey there world, it’s Emma. I’ll be entirely honest and admit that, having never kept a blog before, this entire process feels a bit unnatural. Ironic, considering how much I like to talk in real life. I suppose it’s bizarre for me to look at my own thoughts written on the internet for all to…