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How to: Homesickness

Hey everyone! I’m so sorry I haven’t been posting very much, but it’s literally so hard when you live at a boarding house with no wifi!!!! 765 more words

There's No Place Like Home

Tokyo was everything that Iowa wasn’t. It was why he’d come.

Tokyo was civilized, urban, occupied and vibrant. Tokyo was vertical where Iowa was horizontal. Tokyo was fast where Iowa was slow. 223 more words

Flash Fiction

A place that never was.

I’ve been thinking a lot lately, about this feeling that I get every now and again, a type of homesickness for a place that I can’t even remember. 474 more words


“What’s Filter Coffee?” And Other Horror Stories 0.8

Home. Sick.

It’s like diarrhoea after eating five plates of roadside pani puri. You think you’re immune to it. You’re sure it’s someone else’s problem. You sit back and laugh at the weak victims it has claimed already. 544 more words


How To Deal With Being Homesick

As I’m writing this tonight, I’m feeling the usual bout of homesickness that comes with being across the country from my family.

So, I decided to write down a list of things that’ll make you feel less homesick for the people out there going through it. 317 more words


The Things I Didn't Know I'd Miss

I didn’t expect to miss the things about home that I miss. Missing family and friends was always a given, but there are some things that have taken me by surprise. 600 more words

Life Lessons

Cultural differences are a #$@&#

These past few weeks have been difficult for me. All of a sudden, I feel like I’ve been dealing with cultural difference after cultural difference after cultural difference and they all have gotten to me in some way. 902 more words