Thoughts

On Lasting, Temporary, Internal Revelations

This year was one that I will truly never forget. I plunged into new experiences across the world, traveled often, embraced spontaneity, fell in love, found inspiration, got blissfully lost, abruptly returned to familiarity, lived the 9-5 routine, and at some point in the transitional chaos, forgot parts of myself along the way. The funny …

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Thoughts

The Art of Social Sustainability

Like you, someone on the other side of the world has spent time wondering “why.” An infinite number of “why” questions are being asked at any given moment, and there is incredible power in understanding that many people’s questions align with yours. No one has found all of the answers, but these subconscious connections can …

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Thoughts

Nostalgia

My California roots are full and true. No matter how far I roam, my tired feet are soothed upon returning. This is the very place that taught them how to move. As a child, I found curiosity for things far beyond the boundaries of reality. Some days I was a witch, a fairy, a white …

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Italy Travels

Hakuna Matata a Milano

“It means no worries, for the rest of your days” – The Lion King  Every moment spent in Milan felt like that. Like freedom. I had not a care in the world, and I was wholly captivated. The streets are wide and clean, and bright green trees line the sidewalks. Grass grows between the trolly tracks …

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Fiction Thoughts

The Redwood Tree

There once was a redwood tree that lived in a large forest full of many others. It had survived storms much harsher than most trees, and fires that left deep scars within its bark. And yet, the tree continued to grow tall and strong. It grew faster than other trees, and still extended its branches …

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Thoughts

Begin Again

My calling has been tapping on my insides. Softly, letting me know it is there. It is patient. It knows I will answer when I am ready. When I find my own way of letting go. Questions spin around within me. They dance through my veins, taunting my every thought. It is overwhelming. But I …

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