It’s a Big World: Go See It

I saw this open letter (all italicized portions of this post) from Henry Rollins on Facebook the other day. I beg young people to travel.  If you don’t have a passport, get one.  Take a summer, get a backpack and to to Delhi, go to Saigon, go to Bangkok, go to Kenya… I was reminded … More It’s a Big World: Go See It

A Summer of Letting Go

“That is why it is so important to let certain things go. To release them. To cut loose. People need to understand that no one is playing marked cards; sometimes we win and sometimes we lose. Don’t expect to get anything back, don’t expect recognition for your efforts, don’t expect your genius to be discovered … More A Summer of Letting Go

There’s No Place Like Home

“Close your eyes and tap your heels together three times.  And think to yourself, there’s no place like home.” ~ L. Frank Baum, The Wizard of Oz A week ago, I wrote this blog from the 4th floor hotel room I was staying in Albany, NY.  A couple of hours later, I got on south … More There’s No Place Like Home