Category Archives: Musings
Well, in an unpleasant turn of events, my New Zealand work visa has fallen through. I had been so hopeful that somehow things would work out so I’d get to stay here in this beautiful city I’ve made my home, … Continue reading
I can’t count the number of times I’ve heard some variation on “People grow so much between 18 and 25.” You can know something without really knowing it. For example, I knew moving to NYC would be hard. I had no … Continue reading
I had been wanting to do a silent meditation retreat in Thailand, but wasn’t sure how much I’d get out of it, as many people said they received virtually no instructions beyond “Just focus on your breath.” If I was … Continue reading
The more I travel, the more I find myself tickled when I realize how much we are all alike. Humanity. That strange, fickle beast. There are good and ill-intentioned people in every country; those who will go out of their … Continue reading
I’ve gotten to experience quite a number of wonderful moments on my travels. But tonight was something truly special.