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poetry

1999

By On March 12, 2016

He walked heal to toe, slow Abstractedly balanced Down the sunlit Puerto Vallartan boardwalk The only place he’d ever go Outside the comforts of his own country Soon enough he’d go back… Read More

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

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

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

extraordinary people

Living in balance

By On May 21, 2013

While in Saint Martin/Sint Maarten this spring, I finished a book by Osho called Awareness. I learned so much from the book. I highly recommend the read. I did manage to question… Read More

extraordinary people

Full circle

By On January 26, 2013

This photo is really, really important. Why? Well, that’s my mom, first off. That deserves a novel in itself. Secondly, this is the moment—just moments before I left my home country to… Read More

extraordinary people

Happiness: we’re in it together

By On October 1, 2011

In light of the Occupy Wall Street heros, unconventional is the new conventional–for at least 99% of us. I just finished reading Chris Guillebeau’s book, “The Art of Non-Conformity | Set your… Read More