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I wish I could just stay in Scotland and avoid people and taking buses

Only in a place like Scotland can you stumble upon the ruins of a 12th century priory on the way to the convenience store. I knew the priory was there, but I didn’t realize it was almost 800 years old. … Continue reading

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An unexpected (good) side-effect…

I wasn’t expecting Toronto to ease my homesickness for the UK, but it actually has quite significantly.  It’s a combination of the city reminding me of London somewhat, the large South Asian community here, the references to the Royal Family, … Continue reading

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First update from a very rainy Toronto….

Well, I made it to Toronto, despite the fact that the Megabus was over an hour late and took 2 hours longer than scheduled to get here from Rochester.  Me and another girl stood there in the cold, wind and … Continue reading

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An actual update (housing situation, health insurance, anxiety)

I haven’t updated this thing properly since Friday as ended up being out for much of the weekend….. It looks like I might have escaped the imminent threat of homelessness at the end of the month, although I am not … Continue reading

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Left out in the cold

Therapy was cancelled today because the clinic was put on lockdown while I was there because of an ‘incident’.  As soon as was called into my appointment, someone came in and told us that everyone (patients and staff) needed to … Continue reading

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“You’re ugly and your nose is huge”

“You’re ugly and your nose is huge” That was the first notification that popped up on my phone when I woke up, via a YouTube comment. I didn’t respond – I just deleted my comment. It’s not as if it … Continue reading

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Out in the cold (literally and figuratively)

The snow stopped and the temperature outside finally exceeded single digits yesterday, so I went out in the evening to buy groceries, as I had already ran out of fruit and soy milk.  I was going to take the bus, … Continue reading

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