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The Spirit of Jazz: Yorkshire? What is Yorkshire?
Howard Moon: Yorkshire is a place. Yorkshire is a state of mind.

The last set of annotations I made in this book was a series of dates and memories, piecing together an on/off five-year relationship that naturally fell apart (as most first loves do). 1,326 more words

Andrea Arnold

3 things you can learn from homesickness

There’s only one perfect cure for homesickness – to be with the people we miss the most.  But in most cases that is not doable when we are miles away from home and booking a short flight back is expensive. 712 more words


Quote for Today: Patrick Jennings

Through the window, I saw the beautiful world outside: the sky, the sun, the cacti, the rocks, and the dirt.

How I longed to return to it! 82 more words

Quote For Today


So we have arrived in Cordoba. What a difference the sun makes, the clouds are covering the sky from horizon to horizon, and the Guadalquivir river is brown. 234 more words


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With news of people who won’t be coming to the wedding party

I felt a strange sadness, as if those I’d counted as important in my life were shifting farther and farther away from me, … 402 more words

Life Itself

12 Tips for Easing Homesickness

Anyone who has moved away from family and friends has likely encountered the heart-ripping, nerve-inducing dread that is homesickness. This feeling doesn’t last forever though, and I’ve learned a few tricks that help ease the anxiety. 1,301 more words


Homesickness of the Inner-Home ✈

“…home is in the end not just the place where you sleep, but the place where you stand.” – Pico Iyer

Where do you come from? 370 more words