Studying abroad is a haunting experience, one you won’t be able to shake off easily, if ever.
How do we determine where home is?
I see codewords a $15 trillion dollar industry uses to hypnotize its religious adherents to BELIEVE.
Home is home, no matter what.
Presenting: New York City, starring New York City.
It was a traditionalist bone I didn’t know I had. I do not have the New York fight in me; I am soft, farm-raised, a girl who prefers her adventures close to home.
Suddenly all those little things that you’re used to are gone, and you realize you are utterly alone in a foreign country. It begins to dawn on you, that everything is different.
The roads are the same. The buildings haven’t changed. Everything is familiar.
19. One designer item that you care for like it was your firstborn child.
I thought endings for us were always just temporary spots. Because we were permanence in every way. That nothing has ever felt like seeing you get out of the elevator at that hotel, or across a crowded airport.