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A match burning in a crocus

Thought: Perhaps part of what makes city-folk aggressive is the anonymity of urban life. I was thinking about this while watching people gripe and shove on the Tube (a few weeks ago, a large woman actually pushed me, as in, a hand flat across my back, into someone else so that I’d get out of her way). 158 more words


Our First Rat.

I was sitting at my computer, about to start working, when Dustin slowly stepped into the room. He stood there for a second, then said, “I don’t know how to tell you this…”  327 more words


First Hellos

First blog post!

I’ll keep this one short and sweet. This week we are flying out to Toronto to do what everyone loves/hates doing: finding an apartment. 281 more words


Fogging in Broad Daylight

If you happen to be up and about in Beirut very early in the morning and hear a loud, continuous noise and smell petroleum, it might be our daily morning fogger spraying insecticides. 88 more words


Views from where I want to be

I honestly have no idea where it stemmed from, but I have an obsession with apartments and hotel rooms with views like this. After I graduate college and start my career, I have no idea where I’ll end up. 225 more words



Harsh wheels of stress grind away

Pressures build,

The soul tied into knots

The mind twisted with the past, in the present… 288 more words