As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home… … More Wall Street Journal article: Repatriation blues.
Dubai was never on my list of places to travel, but since I had the opportunity to go, I wasn’t going to pass it up while visiting the United Arab Emirates. … More United Arab Emirates – Dubai in 36 hours or less.
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate … More Then and now.
I don’t blog about stuff like this (except when I did it for myself). But this is a friend of mine, and when I was going through my personal hell in the United Kingdom and back here in the United States, he and his wife went above & beyond to help me. (They even still … More Please help. (Friends edition.)
Exactly 1 year ago today, I left the United Kingdom after living there for over 3 years. … More The end. (Or the beginning?)
Today 08.26.2014: I’m feeling: exhausted. Drained. Tired. Sleepy. I’m listening to: mostly silence. I’m thinking about/wondering why: traveling. Going on a real vacation. Sleeping. Anything other than paperwork. This month being over. I’m reading: not much now, but already looking at Kindle prices & models to decide which one to get. That’ll hopefully happen by the … More Gratitude? (Not much for August.)
Week in review 06.15.2014. http://t.co/zigk4B1flH — Spinster (@SpinstersC) June 16, 2014 Today: I’m feeling: a little relaxed, physically. Otherwise, so-so. I’m listening to: (or more like watching) Investigation Discovery channel. I’m thinking: hopefully this week will be better than last week. Last week was rough & disappointing, in my professional life and my personal life. I’m … More Week in review 06.15.2014.
…I’ll start off with the things I hate about the country. My next post will list the things that I miss about the country. … More Thin line between love & hate (Part 1).
This link resonated with me so much that I decided to post it on my blog. … More 13 portraits of homeless people.
In the words of the Prophet, “It is finished.” … More Staying put.