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Begone Belong

A search for belonging, roots and community

As a multicultural travel writer with different homes and none, I’ve set out on a personal quest for belonging. I invite you to join me as I dig into and unpack the concept of belonging in order to find my own patch of the planet and shift perspectives on the many ways we move through this world.

Posted by anja | 15 March 2017| Begone belong
Leaving

Back in 2013, I came up with a short film idea with a filmmaker friend from NYC. The focus was to be on the many leaving parties I kept having in Brooklyn. So I wrote a story. He was going to do the film. Then life got in the way and the project never came to life....

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Posted by anja | 09 February 2017| Begone belong
The House of Belonging

“This is the bright home in which I live, this is where I ask my friends to come, this is where I want to love all the things it has taken me so long to learn to love. This is the temple of my adult aloneness and I belong to that aloneness as I belong...

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