Hey Unknown, It seems like I've been running into you a lot lately, and I'm not surprised. Let's face it, you're damn near everywhere and most people don't know what to do about you. Some people are trying to change you into the opposite of what you are, while others are fighting in every which … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Unknown
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.
I witnessed a man fall off his motorcycle tonight. He was driving at a much faster pace than the stopped traffic, between the lanes, and drove straight into a car that was turning left, coming from the opposite direction. Some details aside, he plowed into the passenger side door, left his mark on the car, … Continue reading Life Lessons: The Ride & The Fall
The mind will talk endlessly, if you let it. Self-talk and thoughts come naturally, it's effortless. The work is in quieting the mind to hear what you really need to. In a world full of distractions and easily accessible diversions, it takes a concerted effort to be alone in silence. But, once you make it … Continue reading If It Just Feels Right, It Is
The list can go on an on, but here's what I found to be the biggest dangers of traveling, or more precisely, returning from a life-changing trip. 1. Culture: You'll experience so many different cultures, and at the same time, come to find that societies do have different expectations and values in different places. Therefore, when … Continue reading The Real Dangers of Traveling
Dreams don't break. They grow and change - as you do They wrap themselves in a cocoon Of trial and error And emerge with wings They can fly and they can crash You're the wind that supports their rise You're the flame that ignites their fire Dreams work with you and against you They are … Continue reading Unbroken Dreams
I body slammed into your inhibitions Satisfied the thirst of your fears And left you before you could say goodnight I plummeted into the depths of your mind Questioned all I could find And left you unearthing yourself When I stepped on the toes of your curiosities Erasing the trembles in your voice You looked … Continue reading Together Apart