Recession Dodge To Victory means a lot of different things to me and when I enthuse about it, the title alone attracts a bemused sort of attention. So what’s with the name?

It came about when I first received news about getting my first job in Japan when I left the UK to travel abroad. Of course, it wasn’t really much of a dodge considering the Japanese recession is arguably worse but the change of scenery was a new world for me. With all the to-ing and fro-ing I needed something to keep me grounded in the midst of an entirely foreign culture.

So, in a mundane sense you could say it’s a place where I keep stuff: pictures I’ve found and want to keep and web favourites and funnies that I visit regularly, all in one place. It’s also a place where I store the good things I’ve found online so that I don’t forget about them, from humourous videos to inspirational rants or even my coping mechanisms when I need some hope when I fail to dodge the recession.

But to me it’s more than just an organisational tool. Recession Dodge to Victory is a memory bank. It’s the remains of my day, whether I’m updating stuff on the site or going through memories past. It is a well of strength where I can be creative and record others’ creativity.

Most of all though, Recession Dodge To Victory is a place where I can share all of these things for readers like you in the hope that what I’ve learned is also applicable to you.

If you like what you read on the site, get in touch. Get in touch even if you don’t!

Thanks for visiting,

– The Captain

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