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It Rains in My Apartment and Other Things I Shouldn’t Worry About (Weekly Recap 6)

Originally posted on Adventures in Verdance:
I added the throwback of the shark punching picture for @KatoKatonian. It’s a classic, after all. Once upon a time, my neighbor told me about his harrowing experience regarding water coming through his ceiling when his upstairs neighbor was taking a shower. It involved a lot of his possessions getting ruined and the floor being replaced throughout most of his apartment. I thought, “Wow, that must have sucked,” then moved on with my life. That is, until Friday night when I suddenly heard a fast tapping coming from the bathroom. I walked in, had a split second of rage, then grabbed a bucket. Ever since then, I’ve been playing a back and forth game of miscommunication with the rental company. In my opinion, it’s kind of an emergency when water starts coming out of your vents. It’s been five days and they finally sent people to fix it. And even then, they’re just repainting the ceiling, not finding the reason for the leak or replacing the damaged stuff. Soooo… expect more…

Reverse Retrograde | Coleen Monroe-Knight

Coleen Monroe is a Colorado native who has left a trail of new homes for herself around the world. The international is now a permanent fixture in her life. Her latest travel adventures took her to Stonehenge, Scotland, Boulder, and Iceland. The year 2015  continues with a move to Shanghai, People’s Republic of China. Follow her blog for photography, travel, TEFL, and DIY. You can also find her on Twitter. BLOG Reverse Retrograde Travel. DIY. TEFL. International Living. CATEGORY Travel PURPOSE This blog is a chronicle of the adventures of a twenty-something in the 21st century. The author is originally from the US, but has made a lifestyle out of living on a different continent each year. Reverse Retrograde focuses on travel, TEFL, photography, and DIY. It’s a self-portrait in progress, a step toward the future in the form of the mundane. FACTS ABOUT COLEEN MONROE What is your weirdest scar and how did you get it? I have three parallel, square gouge marks on my left knee where the escalator at Chancery Lane Station in London bit me. Just before …