Monthly Archives: November 2017

This Is Your Life, Revel In It

My inner monologue tends to bounce back and forth between “Hell, yeah, I am living my best life” and “You don’t deserve this.” I mean, who am I to get to live this life, to have these incredible experiences? To be eating these incredible foods, seeing these amazing sites, meeting these fantastic people, riding vespas

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Fear Is A Liar

I’ve arrived in Rome, and I am doing the thing I always do to avoid unwanted attention in an unknown city: “Fake it ‘til I make it.” I get off the train, purchase a bus ticket, and find my way to the bus. I know my stop, but I keep an eye on my location

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