I’m leaving in 12 days and I’m taking all the furniture.
Pet peeves that I didn't think I'd ever encounter...
The phrase, “In this paper,” Block quotes in French or Spanish that the author doesn’t bother to translate
When I'm out to dinner and can't finish all of the...
whatshouldwecallme: You guys, THAT’S THE CARPET FROM THE SHINING.
I GET TO MOVE OUT IN THREE WEEKS
What I've spent most of my 20's trying to hold...
Finding a place to rent takes nerves of steel
In the past week I have: Finally accepted that my living situation is fucked up. Embraced the idea of moving. Given 90 days notice to my landlady. Called at least 7 different complexes. Gotten my hopes dashed. Learned a lesson, got back up. Embraced that this will be heinously expensive and I’ll need to have a tighter budget. Applied for another place. Started being processed,...
Just when things were starting to get unspeakably bad in my apartment, I went on CL and found the world’s most perfect basement studio. We emailed and they casually suggested I come by tomorrow afternoon. Tonight they emailed to say that it was gone. I know I shouldn’t have gotten my hopes up, and I literally have 90 days to find a new place to live, but that glimmer of hope was the...
Well, it's official
I need to move the hell out of this apartment and get my own place. No more Craigslist randos, no more taking a chance on strangers. Now I just need to actually find somewhere I can afford and pray that my insane roommate doesn’t make the next 8 weeks a living hell.
I have had a pretty awful few weeks, but today someone asked me, “what’s making you happy this week?” This is an excellent question. A gooey chocolate salted caramel cake cop A smiley face and encouraging words in the email from my adviser Not one but two birthday dinner/drink gatherings A free t-shirt and 32 oz. beer Easy readings for class
laufeystarks: when you see someone attractive and you just bahaha
This 30-page paper is missing half of its periods, so it reads like a jumbled collection of run-on sentences. This is almost as bad as the time that the copier turned the highlighted portions dark, meaning that the most important parts of the article were literally blacked out.
Just when I think I've seen all the brands of...