We’re all kind of having a rough time in 2017 aren’t we? Like, humanity in general? Whatever you want to call it. “Feeling a bit down.” “Kinda bummed out.” “Depressed as all living fuck.” It seems like everyone I talk to is a bit off in some way or another. And while it sucks to … More Crazy Town’s 2000 Hit Single, “Butterfly”
I did the math once and this is my 22nd year of school. It’s not like that’s hard math, so don’t be too impressed, but it does mean I’ve spent way more of my life as a student than not. I’ve had two pretty much equal breaks from school: one before I started it up the … More College: Part 2
If you couldn’t already tell from how often I still talk about it, Sri Lanka was probably my favorite part of this recent journey. The landscapes and beaches were phenomenal, but the abundance of exotic wildlife both on land and in the ocean had me constantly enthralled. Even in urban areas, it was really easy … More Party Animals
Part of the journey of life is figuring out what the hell we want to do with ourselves. It seems like this comes pretty naturally to some people, or maybe those people are just less restless than I am, but I also see a ton of my friends and peers struggling to find their purpose … More Work work work work work work
A few months before I left for my trip, my friends would joke that this was going to be one of those “eat, pray, love” things. I did my best to not be offended by that kind of talk, knowing that I was already in my perfect, final adult form. I didn’t have any soul … More 8 things I learned because I traveled the world alone for 130 days.
Hostels. Oh, hostels. Oh my god, hostels. I actually mostly like hostels a lot. I’ve been staying in them on and off for two months now and although they’ve taken some getting used to, and they for sure have their drawbacks, the pluses definitely outweigh the negatives. But oh man, have I learned a ton. … More The Hostel Situation
You know how sometimes you get the hang of Sri Lanka’s train and bus system and you totally assume that you can conquer anything after that? That was me two months ago and boy was I wrong. I am not an expert traveller by any means and I’ve never pretended to be. I’m just doing … More Lost in Transportation