Planes, trains, automobiles. On hoof or on foot, by land or by sea. We move through the world encased in steel, protected by cushions, contorted into climate-controlled bubbles. Even when we walk, we often create our own soundscape and shut out others with the magic insulating properties of earbuds. All of these modes of transportation get […]
At the end of a long journey, I often experience a longing sensation. It’s a specific and peculiar feeling: not an eagerness to go home as much as an eagerness to return to a routine. The feeling always surprises me, because I have an uneasy relationship with routines, habits and planning. We all are entrenched in […]
Pictures from a whole bunch of states, three months and one Instagram account. All photos taken by me, with an iPhone6. More random Instagram can be found in my account, previewed in the right sidebar.
I stumble over the most amazing things when I travel. Earlier this year, on a very touristy getaway to Cancun, friends talked me into visiting Chichen Itza. I’m ashamed to say what little I knew about this world wonder was from it being the setting of a Dresden Files novel. While the book was good, it […]
I’ve talked before about how I love travel. I love both the startling and the subtle differences of a new landscape, a different history, an unfamiliar culture. Recently, I spent a weekend in Boulder, Colorado. I was there for a seminar, so I had only about a day on my own to explore. I covered […]