Inspiration

There’s no better time than now

There’s no better time than now

I feel compelled to tell you – even though I am a random stranger, I believe the divine sends us encouragement and inspiration from the least likely of places – that the thing you’re afraid to do is waiting for you to let go of your fear and give birth to it. And if...

Healing is Difficult

Healing is Difficult

I've been sitting on half of the manuscript for Healing is Difficult + The Human Condition for several years. The other half was written in a short period - about a month, give or take a few days - following the ending of an encounter (it was complicated, and calling...

Taking Chances

Taking Chances

While I've been writing a lot more this year, very little of it has been on this blog as I've been busy with other projects. Afiwi Marketing is coming along nicely, and there's now a podcast to go along with the blog. Like I said, I've been busy. I've been taking more...

Episode 2: Finding Your Super Power

Episode 2: Finding Your Super Power

  "I don't have a talent," is a common lament. Yet, every single one of us has a thing we're good at.   In this episode, I talk about how to figure out your creative genius aka 'super power', particularly when it's not something obvious. It's a good listen...

Episode 1: Just Start

Episode 1: Just Start

  This episode was recorded back in May, about 5 months ago. It explains why I started this podcast but more importantly, in the episode I talk about why you should get started on your thing - whatever it is - right now. Subscribe

Turning Strangers into Friends

Turning Strangers into Friends

Turning Strangers into Friends Do you know how when you buy a particular car you start seeing more of them on the road? In some ways traveling is kind of like that. It awakens your awareness to things that would otherwise go unnoticed. Like the flooding a typhoon...

Dear Anna [Jan 2, 2018]

Dear Anna [Jan 2, 2018]

When I originally mentioned on Instagram that I write myself letters all the time and open them later at a set date (kind of like a time capsule with wishes of sorts) I got some questions about what to include in such a letter. As nervous as this oversharing makes me...

What I Know For Sure After 8 Months of Solo Travel

What I Know For Sure After 8 Months of Solo Travel

These past 8 months the lessons have been many. Some were difficult to learn, others funny, and some just downright embarrassing. Nevertheless, I survived my first 8 months abroad traveling solo and came away with many lessons. Here are the ten things I know for sure...

Control

Control

I have been thinking a lot lately about purpose, more specifically, the manifestation of it. As 2018 draws to a close with less than 3 weeks remaining many of us may find ourselves getting anxious. The unknown is a daunting thing. It doesn't matter how many new years...

The Secret

The Secret

No one is coming to save you. You're the key to getting unstuck - not a guru or teacher, or some other person who's done what you so desperately want to do. Yes, there are lessons to be learned from others and there is something to be said for harnessing external...