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I’ve left Grantham for good

I’m at a Starbucks in St. Pancras International train station in London, waiting for my train to Amsterdam that doesn’t depart for another 6 hours, so I have a lot of time to kill.  I left Grantham for good at … Continue reading

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Living here has been like serving a 6 month prison sentence

I don’t have to express how much I hate weekends, especially here in Grantham.  I’m tired of feeling like a prisoner stuck in my flat, unable to go out because of the plethora of kids, teenagers and families living in … Continue reading

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A sunny day in Peterborough (and nothing bad happened to me)

I was dreading having to go to Peterborough today to visit the self-storage facility just outside the city centre.  I’d been to Peterborough a couple of times before, but never on my own and not recently, so I wasn’t sure … Continue reading

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I wasn’t prepared for any of this (living alone in a small English town, the past, fear of children and teenagers)

My mum and I are talking again, although nothing has been resolved and never will be.  She seems to have accepted that I’m leaving Grantham and our conversations have returned to the safety of talking about the cats.  I have … Continue reading

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I neither need nor want people in my life

Fuck people.  Cycling has become not only a healthy distraction, but it is something I can do on my own, without other people.  I seem to have endless stamina for it too, even in the almost 90 degree heat of … Continue reading

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Busy 2 days….

I haven’t updated this thing for a couple of days because I’ve been too preoccupied with packing and trying to find a place to live.  I took about half of my belongings over to the storage unit in a Zipcar … Continue reading

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Tired of being ‘visible’ in Rochester (I get that you hate me, but please leave me the fuck alone)

If things weren’t so dire right now, I’d be writing “once again, one of Rochester’s finest has ruined my day”, but there’s nothing good to ruin and I couldn’t possibly hate myself any more than I do.  But yet again, … Continue reading

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