I suddenly became acutely aware of how loudly I was chewing my sandwich, where I was standing, how fast I was walking, who I was saying goodbye to and how, what I was saying and how I was saying it. You know that feeling like you’re being watched?
My first time being a minority — In my own country, Canada, in the Ojibwe territory.
Anna Jørstad
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This is exactly how I feel when living in Canada since five years ago coming all the way from China. Im so used to it now that I didn’t think it was not the kind of feeling that everyone else would have on a daily basis. In this sense I think I’ve been too tense for the past … anyways, this part of your article really speaks to me. Thank you for shedding light on the feeling of being a minority in a society.

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