Goodbye Atlanta, Hello Peru! (We are all mountaineers)

I am writing from Eve’s bed, on my last night in Atlanta. This week flew by, but at the same time it felt as if I have always been here. That is the thing about true friendship; even when you are geographically apart, your souls are together. Being in each others’ physical presence does not […]

Politics as Distraction: Please Focus on Wealth Distribution

Warning: This is a political rant. I have been thinking a lot about the political environment lately. It is hard not to. And the more inflamed I become at the administration’s attack on the press, immigrants, women, environment, and general truth, the less I think about the issue that I was most focused on at […]

Nashville & Alabama

I always forget how much cities overwhelm me. Nashville was nice, though. I did some sight-seeing and soul-searching. I went to Centennial Park, saw the Parthenon and the suffragist memorials. I met a bunch of Mike’s friends and ate some great food. I drank great coffee at a few cafes while I did writing, reading, and […]

What’s a girl got to do to get some wine in the mountains?

I learned so much and met some truly wonderful people while I was in North Carolina. Max, Lindsay, Josh, Tamryn, the folks playing country music in that workshop… I do not think I met anybody in that state that was anything but kind. Nevertheless, I am headed west. I left on Friday, February 3rd, and […]