Living overseas, returning home & subsequent feelings of displacement... March 2nd 2011 NB: I thought I'd do a backlog of posts of travel-related writings that I've posted on Facebook before, but never shared publicy on a blog. This particular entry was originally written on Thursday April 23rd, 2009.
"Today I was musing a lot about the nature of overseas travel, how it changes and affects you, how it relates back to your 'normal' existence once you return home, and other stuff ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Victoria » Melbourne Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
I'm Sharni, a 26 y.o. Australian from Melbourne. My goal is to never stop learning from as many people as I can from all the countries I hope to explore one day. If I can be free to travel, laugh, learn, joke and share with people from many different cultures, viewpoints and backgrounds for the rest of my life, that will make me a happy woman :-)
"All we have to do to be free is to drop the anxieties and tools of control, and set out into the world..."
"Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it."
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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