Hello dear readers! I apologize for the massive gap between the last post and this one; I’ve been settling in and paying some much-needed attention to my classes, but having (fairly) successfully adapted to my newly carved-out life in NI I can devote much more time to this blog. 456 more words
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This blog was started in the excitement of experiencing another country for the first time and of exploring a new city. Because I had no permission to work here my life was being lived largely online, as I continued to collaborate with UK colleagues on a special issue of a journal, applied to and prepared for conferences back home, communicated with UK friends on Twitter and Facebook – and of course carried on this blog. 527 more words
The junior fiction novel Plenty is written in third person from Maddy’s point of view. It is the story of Maddy whose family relocates to the country in order to look after her ailing grandmother. 579 more words
Basically I suck at being proactive and getting out and about and achieving things.
I’m perfectly independent and capable of living on my own and getting important things done… but I absolutely suck at making myself happy by doing things that I enjoy out of the house. 158 more words
According to my WordPress Blog Statistics, assistants have been stumbling upon my blog via tapping various forms of “TAPIF” and “Homesick” and “ 746 more words