I’m Alive!

Originally posted on Journey Towards The New:
It’s a victory cry, a declaration, albeit a somewhat surprised one. Each time I say it the words feel unexpected, as though I didn’t believe I’d be able to say them. But if you’ve been around me at any point during the last 6 weeks or so, you’ve probably…

Read More I’m Alive!

Six Life Stories In Six Words

From little wanderer to grand adventurer.   Three divorces later, my parents smile.   “Best day of my life!” -everyday   You had me at Super Mario.   5 years, 2 degrees, overqualified, underpaid.   Wife of grad student seeks kitten.   What’s your story in six words? Share it below in the comments, or […]

Read More Six Life Stories In Six Words

Tsundoku Finds

One of the things I love about learning other languages is the words that don’t translate, words that perfectly capture something that might take sentences to explain in English. Like this one: I went to the annual used book sale in Rockliffe Park today, which is basically the Beverly Hills of Ottawa. I intended to […]

Read More Tsundoku Finds