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poetry

The road to comfort is crowded

By On January 6, 2014

I went to the Secret Life of Walter Mitty, thought hard about my secret life My eyes flooded with tears during scenes in Greenland, Iceland, the Himalayas, and again at the end—… Read More

travel blog

Over-sharing, that’s not honesty

By On December 9, 2013

I have been disconnected from Facebook for over a week now and I already notice a difference. I feel more space in my capacity – to give more genuine attention to my boyfriend… Read More

travel blog

Disconnecting from loneliness

By On November 28, 2013

On November 27, 2013 I watched a video on Vimeo that my boyfriend sent me. Minutes prior to watching, I was giggling at all the dogs of Reddit photos he kept sending… Read More

extraordinary people

Born at home

By On November 8, 2013

My sister has delivered 3 children of her own and a set of twin boys as a surrogate mother. Three years ago, her youngest son was born naturally, without the intervention of… Read More

extraordinary people

Either you run the day, or the day runs you

By On October 24, 2013

Michael: “The point of the marathon is to run, that far. You don’t know how your body or mind is going to react; the point of it all is to just go do… Read More

essays

Let it go

By On August 28, 2013

I spent two hours in a meditative state I felt every muscle and tendon inside my body I played the most beautiful memories in my mind I began to feel an uncontrollable… Read More

quotes

Well…

By On August 4, 2013

Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? -Mary Oliver, “The Summer Day”… Read More

my work

Write to meet their needs, read to meet yours

By On July 20, 2013

Maybe you can relate. My writing stems from two very different predicaments. Both of which, can result in pages upon pages, tracking my own personal history, thoughts and realizations—often left behind on… Read More