Wednesday, April 08, 2009

JET Results

There will be more. I promise. Likely much more. For now, though, the suspense is over. The results of my JET Hopefulness are in, and...

..... I'm..............


I assume I'll accept the offer and do Japan for a year starting at the end of July (flying out of Chicago the same weekend as BlogHer, so maybe I can somehow squeeze in a way to meet some I've always wanted to meet), but I will make the final decision soon, meanwhile assuming I'll say yes and starting all the million things to do like renewing my passport, doing the FBI background thingy that I didn't have to do the last time and making all those other little decisions about the small stuff.

After days of hardcore stressful wondering and hoping to the point of almost splitting into pieces, tonight I'll just bask in the joy of what likely lies ahead of me.

I'll be back, soon.


  1. I saw your Tweets and hopped over here.


    How exciting!

    Yay! Yay! Yay!

  2. Yayyyyyy!!! Congratulations Maggie!!!! (Like there was even any question that you'd be accepted!) Seriously, congrats!

  3. W-o-W!


    I am so excited for you! I cannot wait to hear more about it.

    Will you continue blogging? I hope so. It would be incredible following your journey!

  4. SOOOOOPER DOOOOOOPER excited for you!!!!!!!

  5. YAYAYAYAYAY!!!!!!!!

    Congratulations to you! That's so exciting! I can't wait to hear more!

  6. That's so great!! Congratulations! Have a wonderful celebratory evening!

  7. Congratulations!!! I miss your blogs Maggie! Keep us posted when you can...

  8. Deep in my heart I knew it. I'm so happy for you.

  9. Yayness Maggie! I appreciate you bravery and hope this opportunity is everything you hope for. I'm so happy for you!

  10. Yaaay!!! I am soooooooo happy for you!! This is what you wanted wasn't it?

    But you've got to promise to start posting a little more once you're there right? So that we can stay in touch and see what you're up to? Okay?

  11. Congratulations, Maggie! Where would you be based in Japan? I am going there in October.

  12. I know I said it on Plurk 'way back when', but wanted to say it again here! I am SO SO SO very excited for you! I want to live vicariously through you for the entire time you are there! :-)


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