August 12, 2018
I was blissfully following the shoreline trail on one of the smaller Galápagos Islands, feeling at peace and happy to be off the boat; I am prone to seasickness which is a merciless feeling so I was looking forward to several hours of being grounded. Disconnected from technology and the world for a couple of weeks, my brain was finally without that insatiable churn that always seems to want to plan “what’s next”. I had… READ MORE
August 04, 2018
Time is apparently a liquid, like water, lava, traffic and emotions. So much is fluid in this world that all of life seems to follow the habits of water to some degree. When water is a primary basis of life, why should that surprise me? Maybe it’s so obvious that it’s sometimes difficult to notice, like it’s difficult to notice air until there suddenly isn’t enough to breathe.
Every summer when the… READ MORE
July 20, 2018
Every one of us has a story, and the day I started telling mine differently, is the day that turned what could have been my greatest obstacle into opportunity.
The quick snapshot is a single parent, alcoholic home, left to fend for myself at thirteen years of age. I’m tempted to say that I’ll spare you the details, but in truth, it’s more like I’d be sparing myself the details of that story…or at… READ MORE