Anchor dropped, expedition underway. Greetings from Costa Rica.

From 35,000 feet, I find it nearly troublesome to distinguish fantasy from reality. It’s as if the ground ceases to exist, and the only landforms at hand are those of the clouds beneath the wings of the plane. I catch my mind wandering much farther in the air than on the ground. And apart from … More Anchor dropped, expedition underway. Greetings from Costa Rica.

Solo Traveler

T minus four days until takeoff. As of Saturday, February third, I will be traveling out of my home country for the first time in my entire life, for a two month service trip to Costa Rica. And I’m beginning to feel quite anxious. Not only have I never travelled internationally before, but I am … More Solo Traveler

You Can’t Leave Where You Are Till’ You Decide Where You’d Rather Be

You can’t leave where you are until you decide where you’d rather be. It’s quite the simple phrase. But simple means more when you think hard enough. It’s not that the definition changes. Simple still means simple, noncomplex. But really, how simple is it to be just that? I don’t know how many times I’ve … More You Can’t Leave Where You Are Till’ You Decide Where You’d Rather Be