Some of my most profound realizations have come in the quiet moments that lie outside of tales of adventure and chaos. Reflecting on my current life and it’s winding path at the time of each writing, these posts tend to follow a more rant-like structure, though some were intended to serve simply as status updates. While some of these topics may resonate with cords in your own tale, many will not. Enjoy these for what they are: a window into my own soul.

  • Tantrums


    Flash Forward to the Present Day I’m changing in some big ways. While the photos above – the first taken back in March 2nd, 2014, and the second just a few days ago – relate the physical changes that I’ve been going through over the last two years, they can only hint at the many ways in which I’ve been growing emotionally and spiritually. This past week in Fort Bragg, California has opened my eyes to a side of life that was once entirely hidden to my privileged eyes. I’ve seen and experienced things that will forever sway my perceptions of humanity, and our future here on this little blue-green…

  • Tantrums

    Happy Birthday!

    There’s a kid out there who’s hoping to do something that’s infinitely more impressive than simply driving across the U.S. What he’s attempting to do is to get on a plane, travel to some distant continent (I don’t think he even cares which one) and simply go, learning about the world one footstep at a time. And he’s only 18. Correction: today he turns 19. This kid’s one of the most impressive guys that I know. I’ve always looked up to him, even though he wasn’t taller than me until this past year. He thinks on a level that astounds me, observing the world and the people around him with…