If life abroad has taught me anything, it's that there's always time for anxiety and fear. Your fears can wait, your life cannot.
On Losing a Family Member, Gaining a New Life, and Processing Gratitude and Loss in the Midst of Change
It's been a really chaotic and emotional month and having the time to spend in quiet, even for an extrovert like me, has been an exercise in slow-motion catharsis.
When it's dark and I'm cold and there are weird noises all around, I feel a little sad. It's been a long time since I've lived alone, after all.