Some people say fear isn't real; it's an illusion. I disagree. Fear is a real feeling we often feed to ourselves, and it usually stems from the unknown. When you were a kid, you may have been scared of the dark because you couldn't see what was around you, or the unknown. When you grow up, … Continue reading The Tipping Point of Fear
When I look back since the beginning, I can see all the changes. Few are tangible, many are deeply felt, and some are subconsciously expressed. The ups, the downs, the mundane and everyday. The 9 countries traveled, the handful of new friends and acquaintances, the things I shed, the things I left behind, the new … Continue reading 2017.
A fog stood between us Like a river splitting villages The shadow of your breath Lingered Like an echo off a mountain top Heavy Time stood still Yet moments moved quickly
I want the dream I don't believe in The fairytale without an ending The truth in the face of a lie To know the answers without the questions I want to know why bad things happen to good people The reason everyone wants what they don't have The amount of times it takes to try … Continue reading Without The Weight of Gravity
She floats like dust in a dream world When the sun sets, it all falls Settled Down Drop to the floor to pray Not even the strong make it out alive What is here Is what you have As silence falls What can you hear the loudest? Calm comes when you realize Everything that comes, … Continue reading Illusions & Delusions
“I used to be afraid of failing at something that really mattered to me, but now I'm more afraid of succeeding at things that don't matter.” - Bob Goff If you haven't heard of the book "Love Does," here you go. Yesterday, I was sitting in a friend's loft hanging out under her stairs, and I … Continue reading Love Does.
It's times like these when surroundings weigh heavy on the questions of meaning. By definition, inhabit means to live or occupy (a place or environment). Right now, I'm inhabiting Costa Rica. This is the seventh country I have inhabited in the past two and a half months. More importantly, I feel like my headspace has … Continue reading Nomadic Inhabitant