How Do You Define Success?

How can anything be just what you're supposed to do? My friend texted me recently to inquire when I was going to get with it and start a family.  Why? I asked, and she texted that people think getting a partner and creating a family is just what you do in life. There is nothing... Continue Reading →

Stay Curious

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.” -Einstein In July, I stood on the shore of Portland, Maine, looking out at the Atlantic ocean and feeling pleased with myself. I had made it! Over the last few months, I had driven all the way from California to Maine. Partly, my journey had... Continue Reading →

On Loneliness And Traveling Alone

“The most important relationship in your life is the relationship you have with yourself. Because no matter what happens, you will always be with yourself.” - Diane Von FurstenbergDo you avoid traveling alone because you think you will feel lonely? Well, it's true; sometimes, when you travel alone, you might feel lonely. If you put... Continue Reading →

Cross Country Road Trip Part 2

“because he had no place he could stay in without getting tired of it and because there was nowhere to go but everywhere, keep rolling under the stars...” - Jack Kerouac, On The Road I drove through Nebraska and Iowa in two days of straight driving. I never gave much thought to the weather in... Continue Reading →

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