On Again, Takeoff Again

I haven’t yet mastered the writing-traveling balancing act. I traveled much more than usual the past 7 months; although it was amazing, I’m happy to be home for a while. My most recent trip was to Cincinnati for an English conference. It’s always the highlight of my year. I come home refreshed and ready to […]

What I Learned from Traveling During the Worst Atlantic Hurricane Season in History, Part 2

Machu Picchu and Huayana Picchu: Aguas Calientes, Cusco, Peru Llama Alpaca

When you have to cope with unexpected travel changes: After an additional, unplanned week in Cusco stumbling over my Spanish, it was weird to hear people speak in English at the Toronto airport. I had this thought – sleep deprived, washing my hands, staring blankly into the mirror. “Excuse me,” one woman said. I turned […]