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Moving to a new city part 2

It’s the morning after ?? Dont worry family and friends I didn’t get up to anything naughty last night but I did meet up with a bunch of strangers for cocktails and I enjoyed it so much! 548 more words

Where you live will affect your pocketbook

I am no stranger to moving. If you have read my previous blogs you will know that I lived most of my life in Ontario, Canada and only recently moved to Calgary, Alberta 4 years ago. 700 more words


An exposed nerve, part four: baggage check

Last time in this series found me completely repulsed by the presence of creepy crawlies here in my new hometown of Austin, Texas. However, since then a couple of things have developed as regards this matter. 1,522 more words

Thoughts, Speculations, Whatnot

My Brain Has Too Many Tabs Open

It’s exhilarating to have my brain back! The past few months was like functioning on “automaton”.  The pressures of moving to a new place, new work and the traveling certainly took its toll on me.  167 more words


An exposed nerve, part three: living in the "capital of cockroaches"

In the last installment of this series, i made it to Austin unscathed, signed the paperwork for my humble studio apartment in what i believe is called the North Austin neighborhood, and did a little settling in. 2,001 more words

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Life Begins At The End Of Your Comfort Zone

I once saw a quote by Neale Donald Walsch that said, “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” These words have changed the way I view new opportunities and challenges; it has encouraged me to live outside the confines of fear. 699 more words

The Southern Wave

An exposed nerve, part two: panic! at the disco, sans disco

The first part of this series, taking a long shot of myself as regards relocating from Cleveland, Ohio to Austin, Texas, got me almost all the way through the 1,388-mile road trip. 1,244 more words

Thoughts, Speculations, Whatnot