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JET Blog #1: I’ve been here for 4 months and…

I’ve been here for 4 months and this is the first written documentation I have attempted to make about my life here. (bar poetry scribbles, instagram posts, facebook statuses) I’ve been here for 4 months and you’d think I would … Continue reading

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I’ve seen paradise.

I’m home and I’m not happy. Everyone is going to blame themselves for it. Or feel inferior or wonder why I’m not happy it used to be so easy. But a chapter just closed that I can never revisit. That’s … Continue reading

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Closing the Circle.

In one month I’ll be settled in at home on Christmas Eve and all of this will be over. I can’t get my head around the lightning speed at which all of this has come and gone. I’ve barely hit … Continue reading

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I want a new life, one without a cause

Everything is spiraling out of control. I wish I had blogged more before everything went to shit because I could have documented all the fun I had been having before my perspective was flipped upside down. The parties and clubs … Continue reading

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Confidence in cooking.

The work flow continues to be unrelenting, but today was lucky because I got a nice break from studying. Well, Wednesdays are the ones with only one 90 minute class, so they’re usually quite open anyway, but usually Thursday is … Continue reading

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One month in, three to go

It’s day 32, and I left the States on August 22. Today was September 22. I can’t believe how much has happened in the past month and how quickly it all came and went. The past week was an interesting … Continue reading

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Gender Orientation and Possibly Unrelated Things

This post was inspired by a brief exchange of words on the way home from Tatula tonight with my NKK friends. Really, it’s just a thing that’s a complex subject for me personally, and because it’s such a confusing thing … Continue reading

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