Monthly Archives: April 2013

Nu na da ul tsun yi

I found myself thinking of my great great grandmother on my walk home today. I don’t know anything about her other than she was Cherokee, born in Georgia and “moved” to Oklahoma. So it’s a foregone conclusion reasonable assumption that … Continue reading

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At almost 3 weeks

I can say that I do. I really do.

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All roads lead to…

My first full day here, I walked down the street to familiarize myself with my surroundings. I ended up at Prahan Market, the down under doppelgänger of my beloved Granville Island Market in Vancouver. There I met Bisi, the Brit … Continue reading

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Yet knowing how way leads onto way…

This is my last night in the hostel and I find myself feeling some kind of way about it. On the one hand, how lucky am I to meet a fantastic girl on my first full day here, who is … Continue reading

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No shopping until I get a job

But pretty cute for $15, huh?

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Laneways (alleys) downtown

This city is so…cool

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Hostel moments

Me: …yeah, I was worried when I was home, “What if no one likes me there?” Housemate: That you don’t need to worry about. You were here one day and already everyone was saying, “Have you met the new American … Continue reading

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On my one week “anniversary”

The boy didn’t know what a person’s “destiny” was. “It’s what you have always wanted to accomplish. Everyone, when they are young, knows what their destiny is. At that point in their lives, everything is clear and everything is possible. … Continue reading

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From goodbye to g’day (Pt. 2)

Auckland The charming and quaint City of Sails, nestled between the Waitemata and Manukau Harbours, where the bus driver went out of her way (literally) to help me figure out where I was going and where a tour of the … Continue reading

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From goodbye to g’day (Pt. 1)

LA to Auckland brought to you by: Air New Zealand 2 bags 1 carry-on Red eyes Empty rows Lorazepam White wine A half-hearted attempt at Silver Linings Playbook

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