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God – A Punching Bag?

So, I was born into a religious family, among people who taught me that (1) there is a GOD, and (2) I must be in awe of this GOD. Sounds pretty standard; most of us are told this. And I … Continue reading

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Week 9 of 2019

The police verification is done; I’m waiting for a police clearance certificate to set the wheels in motion again. For me, my career was never steady. I’ve worked as an instructional designer for four years and nine months, not counting … Continue reading

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Week 8 of 2019

A much better week than the last one. I got my passport reissued, and I already have a new one. The process here has become much more efficient and streamlined; obviously a big relief for the common people. 🙂 Importantly, … Continue reading

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Week 7 of 2019

It was a difficult week. I lost the only boy I truly loved. I was clinging to that last bit of hope but to no avail. Other than that, I may lose my job (of which I’ve been harping on … Continue reading

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Week 6 of 2019

Shopping, and lots of it. I’m just saying to myself that this is all totally worth it because I’m moving to a new country, and this will help in the long run. Or maybe just as I’m starting. Of course, … Continue reading

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Week 5 of 2019

I am an over-thinker, and the more my mind is occupied, it works for me. My work and, more recently, the Ph.D. viva stress kept me occupied. My mind did not wander much; these remained my focus. This week, though, … Continue reading

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Week 4 of 2019

Of course, the highlight of this week is that I got done with my Ph.D. So, yay! Other than that, I finished reading a wonderful book, Becoming by Michelle Obama. Also, I started reading A Game of Thrones. You’ll think … Continue reading

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