Life

Lemon-iscing: A Blast from the Past

  So this is the obligatory make-lemonade-from-lemons and eat-pray-love travel story, as I reminisce about my time on the road. I have been on the road for nearly a year. There were a few weeks here and there sprinkled about at home in…

Inspiration

The Eggplant Parable

I get this feeling that I am wandering through life, picking up things – some of which are quite wonderful – like diplomas, knowledge, experience, and then not doing much with it. The first time I heard that phrase, “jack…

Life

Life As We Know It

How often I have sat behind a desk and dreamt of traveling to faraway lands. Dreamt of something different than what was in front of me. After years of wishing for something else, I chucked what I had and went…

Life

Crystal Clear as Green

My parents blame me for causing my eyesight to deteriorate as a kid. They claim that I held my books too close to my face while reading. At age 10, I begged to get checked out for glasses because I…