I visited my home country because…

I visited my home country because…

Part 1

Do you like to travel?  Let me ask you why? There is a good chance that it is to see the world and to experience new things. But sometimes the motif behind travelling is to relive your previous life, to bring back childhood memories and to test yourself.

How much had I changed since I came to Australia? Had my values and principles changed? What had I gained from living away from Armenia? What had I lost?

With these questions in mind, I boarded the plane from Sydney International airport and began the journey to my past. At least, that is how I saw the trip that I had planned for a considerable amount of time.

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The view from up above

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Because writing clears my mind…

Because writing clears my mind…

Featured imageI have always kept a journal.

Since I was a teenager, I constantly believed that the best way to share my thoughts were with a journal. Writing cleared my mind. And it still does. It is amazing how much power the writing can have on me. When I feel agitated or furious, I write and that becomes a filter for my thoughts. I find out my worries, and problems and even start concentrating on the solutions.

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