That time we decided to wing it from Hua Hin to Chiang Mai and it was hilarious mayhem 

I’ve now left the centre (letting my thoughts on it percolate before I make a post on it), and I’m now officially doing it, travelling! And holy shit it has already been such an adventure. We decided to wing it from Hua Hin to Bangkok to Chiang Mai to meet two girls taking a plane. … More That time we decided to wing it from Hua Hin to Chiang Mai and it was hilarious mayhem 

Making a splash to hide that someone else forced the wave 

The officials and dignitaries sat in neat rows on plush white chairs. The speeches were done on flowered podiums with an expensive-looking figurine of an orangutan and its baby on the front of the stage. We were quietly lurking in the background behind the media. The orangutans at the side of the stage were in crates, in the … More Making a splash to hide that someone else forced the wave 

Why I am travelling alone and am simultaneously ecstatic and terrified about it

Despite the panic I feel when I remind myself that I’m about to travel by myself in an area of the world I’ve never seen or experienced, I’m actually really excited. I am a very easy breezy person, which for me, often and unfortunately translates to being a pushover. I’m the, “oh, it doesn’t matter … More Why I am travelling alone and am simultaneously ecstatic and terrified about it

Finding Neverland

There’s a part of me that craves the comfort of permanence and immutability, the part that wants to run away to the second star on the right and straight on ’til morning. But there’s also the wiser part that recognizes the inevitability of change and pushes the more cautious, timid side to embrace it. … More Finding Neverland