Meeting the Future Me

Meeting the Future Me

As we sat listening to the sweet sounds of jazz, I felt a tap on my shoulder. I turned around to see an elderly lady, who was sitting with her husband at the table behind us. She wanted to know…

Breaking Away From It All

Breaking Away From It All

By now, I’ve picked up the rhythm of my new life. I’ve adjusted to a life lived primarily outdoors and on (and off) the road, as our faithful overland truck covers hundreds of miles each day.

The Solitude of Home

The Solitude of Home

The comfort and serenity of home has given me a sense of calmness and steadiness, and provided me with refuge. After 3 months, I feel refreshed, recharged and revitalized.

Just Breathe

Just Breathe

With one hand on my chest and the other on my belly, I draw in air gently and steadily, counting 1-and-2-and-3, pausing at the top. I then let the warm air out softly and unwaveringly, counting 1-and-2-and-3…

Discovering a Passion for Photography

Discovering a Passion for Photography

I got into photography later in life, and I’m really thankful that I did, as it has provided an important creative outlet for me. I have the Galapagos Islands to thank for.