A Day in the Life

A Different Language

I’ve spent a large part of the last few months of 2017 complaining about China and my experience here so...

Be Still and Fall in Love

I left China and came to my dream destination and the entire experience so far has been surreal. I wish...

Chapter 4: Facing Me

I write to you from a tiny village in Yixing, China, known for both tea plants and being the holy...

Getting Back to The Source

This summer I went back to The Source.  In fact, I’m here now, basking in the glory of mountain views...

No-Cheese Cake

At the risk of turning my site into a food blog, I made a plant-based cheesecake over the holidays that...

Chapter 3: The Leap of Faith

Two weeks ago I resigned from my post as a news editor and editorial assistant. After much meditation, I finally...

I Haven’t Eaten in A Week; and I Feel Great

Last night I stepped on the scale at Publix just for shits and giggles and nearly fell to the ground...

Oh, The Lessons I’ve Learned

I cannot believe it’s that time already–that time of year when we slow down, revisit, and reflect on all that...

Italy in Five Places

Italy, once I traveled away from beautiful Venice, was like a dream. Now before you crucify me for maybe possibly...

Travel: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

I didn’t have much time in between my last two trips to write about the first, to Costa Rica, as...