It was a rainy day. We're talking, big, fat, ugly drops. We debated the game plan... "We've come this far, I would remiss if we came all this way and I didn't go to the Cemetery at Normandy." Graham said, matter-of-factly. "They didn't exactly call off the invasion because of rain either." He was right, … Continue reading Photo Set: Normandy and Cancale
Saint-Malo, located in Brittany, Northwestern France, is a walled port city on the English Channel. A friend of mine read All The Light We Cannot See, which takes place in St. Malo, and convinced us to spend a few days there intra muros... inside the walls. Saint-Malo, a port town, was historically notorious as the home … Continue reading Photo Set: Saint-Malo, The Walled City
Last month, I embarked on my first trip to Europe; a whirlwind of love, travel, work, and adventure. It was the trip of a lifetime, which would start in Paris, France, for a best friend's nuptials. I connected with friends after landing at Charles De Gaulle Airport, cohorts heading to the truly destination wedding. Our … Continue reading Photo Set: Love in the South of France
Seemingly arbitrary rules, regulations, and fees often make for a "less than desirable" customer experiences, but the major needs in our lives are brokered by a handful of conglomerates, and they could care less.
"We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us." - Joseph Campbell Last week I turned 30 years old. This was a major milestone in my life, one I'd (honestly) been fearing for a while now. Growing up, I always thought … Continue reading Turning 30 Years Old
I WAS DRUNK. Now, now... before you call my Mom or leave angry comments, let me finish... I WAS DRUNK but I wasn't driving! This car accident had absolutely nothing to do with me whatsoever, but I'm also willing to say that I came out of the crash UNHARMED because of one simple fact; I was drunk. … Continue reading That time I almost died on Fraser Island.