So Far, So Good: In the Land of Milk & Hummus

I opened the can of life and experiences flooded out. What is it to experience, to feel, to live, to remember and to forget? I look around on the bus during every commute, to and from work, and marvel at the people staring into their phone screens, trying to connect while missing connections. I'm one …

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5 AM: Time Tells Tales of Parallel Universes

The sounds of birds chirping make their way through my ajar window. An orange glow creeps along the wall, bringing the lights from the streets into my four corners. Garbage trucks trickle along the edge of the asphalt, cleaning up what was left behind. It's 5 o'clock in the morning, but my mind isn't running …

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The Real Dangers of Traveling

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 …

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Love Does.

“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 …

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Perro Descendente

Last night, I went to a yoga class like never before. I had zero expectations and was ready to do my downward dogs and chaturangas for the following 60 minutes. Classic of me - I was the first to arrive, even before the studio doors were open (because for me, early is on time and …

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