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Dealing with Job Application Rejections - PGP Australia

Dealing with rejection is never easy, especially when you’ve been sending out application after application after application to no avail, it’s easy to feel defeated and disheartened – we’re only human after all! 351 more words


Save a Life.

The suicide of Anthony Bourdain hit me like a ton of bricks.  I did enjoy his work, after all he was a brilliant story-teller and willing to go places where no one else dared.  486 more words


JET and the Great Disappointment: Part II

When I returned to Seattle at the end of July, 2011, I immediately began an internship with an English-language teaching program called The Laurasian Institution (TLI). 385 more words



Maybe I should have seen it coming. Maybe I should have put what little optimism I usually have into something else. Maybe I shouldn’t have bothered in the first place. 228 more words


What I Did on My Summer Vacation

Hello honey,

Am I going to become one of those bloggers who has to apologize for a length of time between posts every time I finally get back to it? 468 more words

Writing Wednesday

Through the looking glass

Through the rain, the sound of ending

Despite this, I am closer now, to remembering

Every sharpened affection, how it took every bit

Left nothing in its place… 452 more words



Out loud you hear yourself say

I don’t need to be cared about

And the cave dweller behind your eyes says


The rain is mentioned on the news nightly… 151 more words