How to Behold a Mountain

I had been travelling on a bus across Tibet for the past three days. We were supposed to fly, but the Chinese military closed the airport. A bus was the only option. I sat in silence for most of the journey staring out the window. What else could I do?

If this were a […]

What’s in Your Suitcase?

Have you ever noticed when you go on vacation and pack bags that you end up taking too many things that you never use or wear? For some reason, we like to carry all of our favorite items with us. We like to stuff it all in a suitcase to make sure we […]

Fortune Cookie Wisdom

‘You are what you think about all day long.’ So my fortune cookie told me. Let’s use a simple example that we can all relate to – the weather. When you think and say over and over that you are hot, of course you will be hot. Maybe you do feel hot, buy why […]