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Why Travel?

A recent conversation with one of my nieces about travel and what it is that makes us want to constantly leave our normal lives behind and see what else is out there got me thinking about why I love to travel. 820 more words


The Gift Of Art

I was trying
To remember,
What do I like?
Do I have a favorite
Color which has
Not yet been seen?
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Everything Familiar Would Soon Be Strange

Traveling was never my top priority. We didn’t take many vacations when I was a child so I never realized what I was missing.

I dream about London, Paris, Scotland, New Orleans, New York, and other locales but there are always obstacles blocking concrete plans. 1,171 more words


Do it like in Up!

Up! is in my opinion such a great movie which shows you how to move on and to try that your dreams can become true. 28 more words

Our World

Germany: back home to visit this fall

… nicht nur Fernweh, sondern auch Heimweh …

In late-fall 2001, I moved sight unseen to the university town of Heidelberg, Germany, equipped with only three phrases in German. 402 more words


Unplanned Adventures-Cathedral Edition

In all fairness, I had intended to go to work yesterday. I woke up around six in the morning after an emotional Thursday evening and decided that I needed a “mental health day.” Re-evaluating life, comparing cost of living calculators, and an existential crisis can take a lot out of a person. 498 more words

General Blather

Heiko Laux presents new album

Heiko Laux has revealed details of his fifth solo album, Fernweh, which is due for release on 28th November.

Fernweh will come out via his Kanzleramt imprint, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. 87 more words