The word 'half' is pretty interesting. Apparently, it can depict whether someone is optimistic, and he/she would say the cup is half full. On the other hand, a pessimist would say that the cup is half empty. These two phrases contain words that are complete opposites. But in the end, the meaning of the whole phrase… Continue reading ½
18. When you turn 18, everything seems to change. You're officially an adult in the eyes of the law, you won't need parental consent on anything anymore, you're officially your own person. On the 9th of August of the year 2017, I reached this milestone. Furthermore, this birthday was my first time spending it on… Continue reading Eighteen
It has been 100 days since I've left home for a life-changing adventure. 100 days since I set foot on German ground. 100 Days since I've had my comfort zone all around me. 100 consecutive mornings I've waken up not being in my own bed. 99 nights not sleeping in my own room. This is… Continue reading 100th
Hey guys, in this post I'm just going to jot down some of my experiences here so far and what I've been thinking about these past few days. If you've seen Instagram posts or blog posts of my fellow exchange students, most of it is fun-filled and positive! It is true that being on an… Continue reading Being An Exchange Student
I took this on the train that was otw from Bremen to Hannover which took about 2 hours Sorry guys for such a late update but I have been busy settling in. Yes, I am settling in because I am currently now living with a new host family which lives in the vicinity of Hannover.… Continue reading A New Hope
Sometimes things come unexpectedly, whether good or bad. Due to unforeseen circumstances, I ran into a situation of needing a change of my host family. As for why, I would briefly describe it as a vast difference in expectation and reality. It was not because of anyone's wrong-doing but a mere case of being unprepared for situations… Continue reading Transitions.