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Just Homesick

It’s odd when you move.

You start noticing things that are suddenly missing in your life; weird and rather mundane things that you never even noticed while you were at home. 813 more words


next year (I'll be home): Part 2

Today the nor’easter Juno has landed its wrath in Providence, and frankly the rest of the northeastern seaboard as well. I have never been in a blizzard, so I feel especially lucky that the first one that I get to experience is, according to many major news networks, “historical.” Perhaps it’ll be a first for both me and the northeast. 783 more words

A Blessing in De Skies

It happens abroad

Feeling homesick

To explore is a great gift

But the tug of the deeply familiar in the midst of differences

Emotions too hard to deal with… 17 more words


Where is Your Heart?

“Writer’s block” isn’t the term to describe what I’ve been experiencing since getting back to France, as much as I would like it to be. That phrase implies some sort of desire to write – a desperate attempt to create despite difficulty. 952 more words

Week in Review #3 - An Unavoidable Absence

Monday 19th: I caught up with a friend from Australia for lunch, had my first lecture for a new politics subject, and manged to force myself to go to the gym… 143 more words



Last weekend I had one of my lonelier weekends so far. Timmy was away and took the car with him. It was me and my bike and not so much more than that happening.   314 more words

Everyday Life

Where is Home?

2014 was a very eventful year for me. In particular, the latter half of the year was filled with numerous life altering changes that uprooted me from the wonderfully familiar surroundings I called home. 861 more words