Monthly Archives: September 2012

Days 2-4 (written on Day 5)

There’s been so much change in the last 5 days and yet I’ve fallen criminally behind in documenting it. And I feel even more at fault since this is the very moment that the blog has been leading up to. … Continue reading

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Day 1 (written on Day 4)

How do I even begin to piece back together the last 4 days? It’s Thursday night, and we’ve been here since Monday afternoon. Is this more than an extended holiday? Do we yet feel like this is really happening? Is … Continue reading

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First Leg of Limbo

At the moment I feel surprisingly disoriented. I’m in my teenage home but as a mother with my little kids. I’ve left my home for far away shores and yet find myself encountering childhood scene after childhood scene. And the … Continue reading

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