Whine and Coat Hangers

I have moved many, many times.  In the last 8 years I have spent stints living in San Francisco, London, Bangkok, Seattle, Portland, New York City, Cancún and soon to be Madrid. I’m working on the process of packing up my things, sorting through old stuff and selling things off.  I have to put all…

Why I finally started blogging…

I created this blog… about two years ago and it sat for months and months neglected. I like the idea of blogging… I’ve been reading a handful of blogs casually for a while now.  I have dreamed of being able to blog and make money, but I kept on holding back because I didnt want…

be here. now.

as a traveler at heart, my mind is often wandering about… thinking about my next trip or seeking out the next opportunity for travel.  what i have come to realize that when i do that, i am neither here nor there and i’m not exactly sure where that place exists.   i want to practice…

the magic of flying

i do not like to fly. but i am a traveler, so, its a necessary hurdle that i must get over every time i embark on a journey.  my least favorite part is take off and landing, however… it is also the most magical moment. it is when i am slightly removed from ground level…

out of darkness into light

after much notification to friends, family and contacts that i have a blog, i realized i only have three entries… so here’s a 4th. today is saturday, and my 4th day of unemployment. it’s a great place to be and i’m all a  buzz with making arrangements for what comes next.  on the list includes improved…

gringa goes glocal

the adventurous ideas and endeavors got side tracked and i somehow got sucked into san francisco. how does one survive in the urban jungle?  it definitely doesn’t feel like gotham city like my last stomping ground… yet not nearly as artisticly inspiring. but who has time for art anyway? i work the 9-5 or… 8-6…