I figure it's about time for a big update, and the past 48 hours fit the bill, so get comfy. Starting with yesterday... It was magical. I had the day to myself, as Karen and Craig (cousins who have graciously let me curl up in their room over nine days!) were on a day trip … Continue reading What a Glorious Two Days [In Particular]
It's the night before Chri5tmas, in twenty-thirteen - I'm in New York city and it feels like a dream. On the plane trip I cried 'cos I missed Mum and Dad, But meeting up with family here cancelled out [most of] the sad. Today with my cousins, we strolled down the road; And at 7:05 … Continue reading It’s the Night Before Chri5tmas
Less than 48 hours before I board a plane that will take me across the world and into the next big chapter of my life, and it's all starting to get a little scary... Packing, organising, farewell-ing - this is becoming more real as the hours fly past. I feel like I'm crazy; who jets … Continue reading The Countdown is On.
In December 2013, I embark on a new exciting/terrifying chapter of my life - I'm moving to Central America to be a mi55ionary for six months. I honestly have no idea what to expect other than a whole lot of personal growth, huge m1racles, and adventure! I'll miss my family, my ch_rch and my friends … Continue reading Joy’s New Blog
I've only got TWO sleeps left before I head off into the unknown, so I'm currently running around like crazy trying to catch up with friends, spend time with my family, and get all the finer details smoothed out for the trip. Consequently, I haven't spent too much time getting this together properly [just yet], … Continue reading Patience, please.