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Wild by Cheryl Strayed

I remember my first introduction to the work of Cheryl Strayed. It was in Florida, 2018, when she spoke at my company’s annual retreat. I was struck by the questions and emotions that her work conjured. 121 more words

Book Review

Adventures in Utah: Salt Lake City

‘I am furiously happy. It’s not a cure for mental illness … it’s a weapon, designed to counter it. It’s a way to take back some of the joy that’s robbed from you when you’re crazy.’-Jenny Lawson… 1,011 more words

Solo Travel

Eating My Way Through Iceland

Looking back on my 2018 Iceland trip, I wish I got the chance to try out more local restaurants.

My tour around Iceland seemed incredibly fast, so in order to see the popular attractions and sites the Land of Fire and Ice had to offer, our tour group usually ate sandwiches or over-the-counter fare at gas stations or rest stops. 367 more words

During Travel

The art of eating alone: me, myself and a bowl of ramen

I looked down at the bowl, positioning the chopsticks between my fingers and stirring the ramen around and around in a clockwise motion in the hopes of distracting myself a little longer. 1,563 more words

Travel

What I Learned from a Solo Month in Hawaii

I’ve loved to travel for as long as I can remember. After spending much of my first year of college unhappy, I opted to take my classes remotely in the Fall 2020 semester. 594 more words

Featured

Playing cards with Leon Payne. Part 3

Chapter 3. The Wheels on the Berlingo go round and round

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MY BIG WHITE BERLINGO PARKED UP AT THE SIDE OF THE ROAD. ME ENYOYING A COFFEE… 3,228 more words
Fiction

SWIMMING WITH WHALE SHARKS IN THE PHILIPPINES.

OR, SNORKELLING PAR EXCELLENCE IN THE PHILIPPINES

ALERT: This is a revamped version of an older post to update and put it chronologically in order. I was a baby to blogging when I published this previously so this is a shiny new version. 1,879 more words