i'm not really sure how to start this one, all i know is that i need to write. i've been home for a full two weeks now... and i must say reality is starting to sink in... this one is for all the people who have travelled somewhere, whether it was entirely across the [...]


one time.

i've been away from this for too long. i never actually know what i want to write about until my fingers hit my yellow keys. how am i feeling? what am i feeling? who cares? all questions that go through my head just before i open my blog. i refuse to write unless the most pure [...]

13,739 km from home…

  so, i have an announcement... i will be leaving for africa in april 2017. adios! let me explain... as mentioned in previous posts, and as most of my very close friends and family know i'm a bit of a free-spirit...or in other words (tori's word's) a "free willy" ... for anyone who is just tuning [...]

a much different pace 

i'm not sure how this will format, i know for a fact it probably won't appear like my other posts. one thing i'm certain, auto-correct on an iphone is uber annoying... these posts may feature some of my first capitalizations... like right now i'm purposely un-capitalizing things, i don't even know how im going to [...]

itsy, bitsy, spider…

  *disclaimer: this post has absolutely nothing to do with spiders... as it rightfully shouldn't* it's been a while... i know i've been m.i.a for a bit... and i wish i had a great explanation as to why i haven't posted anything in like... 100 years but i don't. life has just been kind of [...]


  perspective can change an ordinary view. a letter to those who believe they are not affected by the orlando massacre; this, is an important message. one that is difficult to put into words. one that shouldn't need to be written. one that makes me shake my head in disbelief over, and over again. i [...]

homophobia in 2016

  hi there you beautiful soul, this is going to be an interesting one. to be honest, my heart is pounding out of my chest as i am trying to find the right words to say. the title of this post is bold. something i am passionate about. something i am still trying to understand. [...]