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But going Home is good for the soul

Posted by Andrew on Friday, November 18, 2011, In : Ramblings 

In the last post I described how transient the notion of ‘home’ has become to me recently. Returning back to the country of my birth over a year after my last visit and two years since I left with my entire life for the shores of the United States made me realize that home is really where the heart is – and we all know how fickle those things are.

But there is nothing quite like your original home: the familiar faces and places, the good memories, the bad memories that dissolve with the ...


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Home is where the heart is

Posted by Andrew on Friday, November 11, 2011, In : Happenings 
I've been home for two days now. I was away for just over two weeks, two and a bit of the best weeks - catching up with friends, getting to know my family better and spending time with people I grew up with....

And that is the paradox that is my current reality. I'm home now, nearly 8000 miles (yes, I measure in miles now) from the place I grew up in. I'm home now, in an apartment on the west side of midtown, New York City. And it feels normal to say that.

This is what I experienced in going b...
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Little boxes

Posted by Andrew on Friday, November 20, 2009, In : Happenings 
I've moved into my new apartment in Hoboken - finally.

One word comes to mind to describe this feeling... GLORY.

It feels so good to have a place of my own. My space. My apartment. My castle.... ok, not exactly a castle. But it sure as hell feels like it!

One of the cool things about buying furniture for a new place here in the States is a not-so-little store that goes by the Swedish name IKEA. It is quite simply magic. The place is insane. I have spent what feels like much of my recent adult l...
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From the movie Drive

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