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Katrina Stovold
Works at TourAbsurd!
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Shenanigans: life's more fun when you're up to something.

Travel writer for Examiner.com; owner/author of TourAbsurd.com.

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I'm an American living in Europe.  Lived in Italy for 3 years, now in Ireland.  I write a travel / photo / humor blog designed to get people to laugh then set off on their own adventures!


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Trained horses, worked in visual effects, earned the title Marine, moved to Europe, camped on Mt. Etna, went on safari in Tanzania
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TourAbsurd.com
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shenanigans, geekery, goofiness, skirting skullduggery, punning, chortling, giving out with great guffaws
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  • TourAbsurd!
    Author, 2010 - present
    Website owner and author. I get to travel and take photos in between geeking out on the computer. Woohoo! http://www.tourabsurd.com

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The original intention of the project is to make humanity available in digital format. Yet the digital served to pull me in and made the writers more human. 

#history   #ireland   #digitalhumanities   #crowdsourcing   #academia  
I recently took part in the crowdsourced historical project, "Letters of 1916", in which volunteers transcribe historical letters and documents from around the time of Ireland's famous Easter Risin...
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I listened to some epic music to celebrate: https://youtu.be/XYKUeZQbMF0
 
Just completed a semester of learning Irish. Intimidating, difficult, but fun. So glad to know more about this green island I call home! 

#irish   #gaeilge   #language   #ireland  
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Wow, congrats! That's no easy feat!!
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I heart this so hard. 

#spelling   #grammar   #ecuador   #streetart   #writing  
Colors Magazine, a magazine about the rest of the world. The Graffiti Professors | Blog
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A passably inoffensive video collage of photos taken over the last few years around County Cork. Also, music.
A passably inoffensive video collage of photos taken over the last few years around County Cork. Also, music.
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Squeeeee! 

#masseffect   #geek   #gaming  
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Originally posted on News One:Source: Jaden Smith 2014 American Music Awards (Photo by: Charley Gallay/AMA2014) / Getty Last week, 16-year-old Jaden Smith stepped out in Calabasas, California, wearing a little black dress over jean shorts, a netted top,…
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As a US/UK citizen, I am unable to vote in the referendum. However, if you are an Irish citizen, I urge you to vote yes for love - YES FOR EQUALITY. 

http://yesequalitycork.com/

#marriageequality   #ireland   #cork   #lgbt   #MakeGráTheLaw  
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Humanitas and Humanities in the Digital Age

How does the 'digital' reshape traditional research skills in the Humanities?
How does the 'digital' reshape traditional research skills in the Humanities?
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Ah, look! It's Agonda Beach on +LiveShareTravel

#luxury   #travel   #luxurytravel   #india  
Sometimes luxury comes in the form of mints on pillows, others from simply opening your door to a view of a palm-lined tropical beach at Agonda Beach, Goa.
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