Focused on Awareness of Reading and Writing

for most of my life, i had this issue that i thought was a problem: it is really hard for me to focus on one thing at one time. in school, i had an equal passion for English, Science, Math, History, Photography, and Art classes. they all engaged me in learning. and...

Bubble Tea Blues

:: Day 5 in NYC :: it is raining. i am not sure that i have a job anymore. i am buried in a pile of applications, forms, and logistics. my cats are following me around and acting like i starved and abandoned them…and then came back with two new cats. i want to...
Bubble Tea: a Happy Failure

Bubble Tea: a Happy Failure

:: Fourth Day Back in NYC :: you can imagine my excitement when, in a jet lag-induced depression, i remembered that the Health Food Store around the corner sold Tapioca “Pearls.” so i decided to take my happiness into my own tired and slightly...

Queen of Nothingness

i have henceforth decreed that i will cease any and all attempts to be a functioning member of society. i shall do only that which pleases me. this includes staying in my pajamas, staying in my apartment, and staying away from any and all obligations that do not...

Last Words

:: here’s all i have to say about my last day in Singapore :: bi-continental mixed ethnicity connections stuff my prata the Lobsterbird spills the beans flying through the city streets dreams manifested in the unexpected a flippy flop making room for the new one last...

Kuta House

:: Goodbye Bali Mountain Retreat! :: i am back with Wayan heading down the mountain… but this time i am sitting next to him…and Rani & Luna are in the back! we are headed down to Kuta. i had an inkling that i would end up there… my first real-life tie to...

The Nest of The Rising Sun

:: 6.6.12 (same same + each other) :: ~ Sitting in the Bird’s Nest for Sunrise ~ i have been so blessed to be able to, in ten days, see the sun set over the beaches of Canggu and watch it rise again over the mountaintops of Mount Batukaru. to hear the sounds of the...

More Cosmic Motion

:: Transit of Venus – An Auspicious Day! :: while in Seminyak, Karen sent me this about the Transit of Venus. from Planet Waves, by Eric Francis.   Transit of Venus: Embracing the Solar Feminine    Dear Friend and Reader:   “As the apple...

On Bali-day

:: 6.5.12 or 5.6.12, Depending on Where You Are :: Another Sweet Sleep Get Out my Trekking Pants A Half-Hour of Yoga that Turns into a Full One A Fully Delicious Breakfast – Literally Breaking the Fast Scrambled Eggs, Marinated Tomatoes, Veggies, Toast, Best Fruit...

Nature’s Night

:: The Sky Inside :: Yoga in the Sky I Find my Center, Become Aligned My Reflection Guides Me Azoo is awaiting me at dinner Pork and Veggies, Fried Bananas and Vanilla Ice Cream I meet my first Americans here in Bali…they seem surprised that i’ve only been here for...