Leaving for school and saying goodbye to home.
How to make the most of moving to a new place.
Growing up and moving on.
Going to a college where I knew almost no one was a relief.
So this is homesickness.
Trying to discover where we fit, and tripping over ourselves in the process.
Nine tips to make going to college in a new city a little bit easier.
Saying goodbye to where I grew up.
Why it’s OK to dislike where you grew up.
Small risks and tiny adventures.
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