Hi, I'm Angi
Welcome to my corner of the internet! My passions include travel, photography, books, music, Japanese language and culture, Italian language and culture, and art.

Here at Abbott Lane you'll find my thoughts on these topics and much more. Thanks for stopping by to visit!

Quarantine Day 7: A Week

Quarantine Day 6: Tiger King

I felt a bit tired today because I stayed up late last night binge watching Tiger King, a new documentary on Netflix that you may have heard about because it's literally the most insane thing you'll probably see this year.

I don't want to say too much, because it's best to go into …

Quarantine Day 5: Poetry

Photo by Denis Degioanni on Unsplash

over the mountain
and under the stars          it is
one hell of a ride

                         -- Lucille Clifton

Quarantine Day 4: Tonight a DJ Saved My Life

Today has been ehhhh...kiiiinda rough. It's the first day I finally starting to feel a bit closed in, and because the weather has been so gloomy, there's not even sun filtering in through my windows.

But everything turned around when I tuned in to DNICE's live Instagram feed, something…

Quarantine Day 3: Read-a-thons and Executive Orders

Decided to participate in a 24 in 48 (read a total of 24 hours in a 48 hour period) read-a-thon today and tomorrow. I won't finish, but at least it's keeping me from refreshing news websites on my phone every 5 minutes. Last night we received an executive order to stay at home for the next…

Quarantine Day 2: Electric Boogaloo

Photo by Giulia Bertelli on Unsplash

A random list of things I'm doing or plan on doing while in quarantine...

Finish my business websiteFinish setting up all the social media accounts for my businessCatch up on watching some horror films and writing reviews for my blog, Overthinking Horror Film…

Quarantine Day 1: Well ain't this some sh*t???

We're all knee deep in it right now, aren't we? Many of us are holed up at home, and if you're like me you're feeling a mix of emotions: anxiety, gratitude for the blessings I have, and a sort of dazed fascination at all of the things happening right now.

This is my first day of se…

Sunday Six

1. Great time at a brewery with friends to celebrate my birthday. Easy and low-key afternoon - it was perfect! Also featured the best birthday cake ever!
2. Family dinner, another birthday celebration. Feeling loved and grateful.
3. Looking forward to a day off from work tomorrow.
4. Enjoying the …