ruthless compassion (aroraborealis) wrote,
ruthless compassion
aroraborealis

Nothing special

The rains continue to be fairly strong and steady in the afternoons. Normally, there's a lot of competition amongst students to study in the mornings, but now that afternoons are rainy and less good for errand running and little trips, the opposite is true.

I'm having dinner tonight at the house of Ruth, one of my teacher/friends at the school. And I'll be leaving my homestay on Saturday. Wow!

The current coordinator of the school is going to the US for his sister's wedding in June, and I may stay on and do his job for that time if ticket changing works out, but trying to get in touch with Delta without spending an arm and a leg is being difficult for me. It would be good to do it, both because it would mean a bunch of translating practice and because it would give me an idea if I'd like to do the job on a more long term basis when he leaves it in December.

On the other hand, although the part of me that's freaking out at the concept of being in one place for more than a month is still making itself known, there's another part of me that's starting to pipe up and say, "Hey! It's gonna be FUN to be able to make plans with people and catch up and have a semi-settled life for a few months!" so that's kinda exciting and new :)
Subscribe

  • Because one day of Thanksgiving isn't enough (3 of 7)

    Like every year, I happily reserve Thanksgiving proper to give thanks for the people in my life who make it everything that it is. It doesn't even…

  • Dev Retreat 2015

    I always have a post-event drop after a large event, and I just finished my largest event ever: 400 people for four days at the Mount Washington…

  • no baby no baby no baby!

    It will come as no surprise to exactly no one who knows me that I don't want to have kids. I've fantasized for years about permanent sterilization,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments