Last month, I visited England for a wedding. I was there less than a week. Because of the nature in which I left England 4 years ago, I wasn’t sure what feelings would come up for me. England was my 2nd home. I’d begun building some semblance of a life there – building my career, […]Read More Jolly good time – (2nd) home sweet home.
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 […]Read 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 […]Read More Please help. (Friends edition.)
Exactly 1 year ago today, I left the United Kingdom after living there for over 3 years.Read More The end. (Or the beginning?)
Exactly 1 year ago today, I received a letter in the mail that’d change my life for a long time, if not for good.Read More Life-changing day.
Today I’m feeling contemplative.Read More Late gratitude.
NEW #blog post: Weekly update 06.29.2014. #repatriate #postaweek #expatriate #expat #travel http://t.co/VT1CkInCTG — Spinster (@SpinstersC) June 30, 2014 Today: I’m feeling: neither here nor there. I’m listening to: blowing fans keeping us cool. The TV – FIFA World Cup Costa Rica vs. Greece with my uncle. (Haven’t followed the World Cup aside from this, to […]Read More Weekly update 06.29.2014.
NEW #blog post: Week in review 06.22.2014. #postaweek #repatriate #travel http://t.co/ALiPQJTQKq — Spinster (@SpinstersC) June 23, 2014 Today: I’m feeling: okay. This past week was a little better than the last. I’ve made peace with one or two things, and I’m treading softly at work. I’m listening to: the TV – Lockup: Raw. My uncle […]Read More Week in review 06.22.2014.
Today: I’m feeling: under the weather. Damn blasted allergies. 😐 I’m listening to: myself typing on this keyboard, along with silence. Aunt is taking a nap, uncle is outside doing who knows what, and I’m recovering from exercising and a night out. I’m thinking: when aunt wakes up and we go run errands, I need […]Read More Week in review 13-18 May.
…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.Read More Thin line between love & hate (Part 1).