On Grieving

We don’t talk enough about grieving and its onslaught of confused emotions. One moment you want to cry and the next you want to laugh. One moment you feel relief and the next you feel guilt…for feeling relief. Whether you are grieving the loss of a relationship or marriage, the death of a friend …

a solo traveler in asia

I couldn’t wait to learn to scuba dive while traveling solo in Thailand. But within two days of arriving on the island of Koh Tao, I threw in my fins and quit my open-water dive course. Yep. I’m a scuba-school dropout. I learned that I don’t like to breathe underwater, sure, but I also …