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Day one in Edinburgh (and I hate being me)

I wrote a long post about how my mother had upset me yesterday with her cynicism, but I ended up deleting it because I feel like I came across as whiny.  It’s difficult to explain the complexity of my relationship … Continue reading

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Ugly in Brussels, the Capital of Europe

I spent 7 hours in Brussels yesterday (Thursday) and a total of 5 hours traveling there and back.  I must’ve walked at least 15 km, as I covered a lot of ground.  Brussels was actually on my bucket list of … Continue reading

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Update from the Netherlands (pondering my future and dreading next week’s heatwave)

There’s a heatwave heading for north west Europe next week and I’m dreading it.  Daytime temperatures are forecast to hit the mid 30’s, which is as hot as the ‘summer from hell’ that I went through in Rochester New York … Continue reading

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Exploring Delft

Me and my friend S went grocery shopping this morning, which wasn’t at all stressful, except for embarrassing myself at the checkout because I kept trying to use my card as contactless and from having a rather bad bout of … Continue reading

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So many ‘success stories’ on the internet, but they don’t give me hope or inspiration

I’ve read so many success stories on the internet about how people have overcome one or more of the curses I was born with such as dyspraxia, hyperidrosis and transition.  While I’m happy for those people, I cannot help feeling … Continue reading

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Seven more days…

This time next week I’ll be on a train bound for Toronto, where I’m flying back to the UK from the following day.  I want to feel excited about the prospect of returning tot he UK and relieved that my … Continue reading

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Actually, I kind of do hate people (including myself, most of all)

My anger and frustration at my living situation has been getting the better of me lately, as I feel suffocated by both of my roommates and trapped in my room when they’re home (even though they are not telling me … Continue reading

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