Tag Archives: roommates

My flat

I know that I probably won’t be able to keep this flat for long, but I intend to make the most of it while I can still afford it.  It’s still a bit empty as I have no ornaments or … Continue reading

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Living or staying with strangers long-term (never again!)

One of the biggest mistakes I’ve made of recent years was when I gave up a supportive housing apartment to go and live in a shared house with roommates, thinking that it would make me feel less lonely.  If anything, … Continue reading

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A more difficult than usual weekend

I wasn’t going to update this thing again for a while because all I’m doing is talking to myself out loud and gone are the days when the internet was a place of solace and a place where I felt … Continue reading

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Got lucky with Airbnb again

Airbnb is always a huge risk for someone in my situation, because it involves following instructions and many Airbnb hosts seem to be extroverts who do not know how to accommodate someone with hidden disabilities.  But for the second time, … Continue reading

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Finding peace and solace among the dead (and the undead) at Mount Hope Cemetery

I know I said I wouldn’t take any more photos of Rochester, but I had to visit Mount Hope Cemetery one last time, as I wanted to see the fall colors and to spend some time among the dead.  It … Continue reading

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I misjudged my roommate and now I feel guilty for it

Out of respect for S, my roommate I am not going to go into massive detail about what happened last night, but she got very drunk and it all ended badly for her. I was able to come to the … Continue reading

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On leaving Rochester and the United States for good….

I leave both Rochester and the United States for good one week from today. I can’t say that I’ll miss Rochester and I should never have ended up here in the first place, never mind returned for a second attempt … Continue reading

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