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An ode to her

Inside me is a hole,
Hard to describe,
A longing, for closure to this emptiness inside
Like standing on a dock at night and staring into the dark water, 147 more words


Language and Identity: Who is that voice?

Language and identity have been at the forefront of my mind not only since I arrived here in Bolivia, but since I started learning another language. 1,030 more words

Doing Research

Displacement, Belonging, and Longing: Notes on Traveling Heavy​

Date: Thursday, 30 October 2014 from 6.30-8pm

Venue: Ground Floor 1, Tower One, London School of Economics

Speaker: Prof. Ruth Behar

Chairs: Dr. Ana Gutierrez Garza and Olivia Mena… 205 more words

REPS Events

third space

There is a pink cherub skip-jumping a merry jig down Tkalciceva Ulica. She is anchored to her mum by one chubby hand while the other bounces a fall bouquet. 759 more words


The Alien Inside Me

“It’s amazing to think about the pace of change in our lives today, in contrast to the fact that for most of human history, most people stayed in the same place with the same 150-odd people doing the same thing for their whole life. 379 more words


Day 65

Today is my day off, and I work on my public speaking coaching business. I decided to take my dog for a walk in a different part of our suburb and so drove to the shops parked the car and walked from there. 314 more words


Evening thoughts

One that describes me:
Perfectionism is a self destructive and addictive belief system that fuels this primary thought: If I look perfect, and do everything perfectly, I can avoid or minimize the painful feelings of shame, judgment, and blame. 67 more words