The grass is always greener on the other side, or so they say

“Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.” – Virginia Woolf What I’m about to say this post may not be the same experience every child has had but I don’t doubt that on some level, you’ve felt the same way. Growing up with an older brother that’s seven years older, I’veContinue reading “The grass is always greener on the other side, or so they say”

Calm before the storm

The next month or so will be a whirlwind of events, from Quidditch World Cup in Rockhill, SC this weekend to one of my best friends from home visiting- to my parents being in town- to doing a bit of traveling here and there. No doubt I’m a little worried about making sure I’m balanced withContinue reading “Calm before the storm”

Adventures of a traveling soul

“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground.” – Judith Thurman The last two months have come and gone extremely quickly. Feels like just yesterday when I spent Christmas in Thailand and New Years in Hong Kong. IContinue reading “Adventures of a traveling soul”

Life is merely a series of fleeting moments.

I have probably written about this time and time again, or you’ve read articles on a similar topic and might be tired of it- but it’s important to me- thus, I hope it will be important and refreshing for some of you as well. From the very beginning, we all have begun our search forContinue reading “Life is merely a series of fleeting moments.”

Moments of pure joy

When was the last time you felt a moment of pure joy? A moment where your mind stopped wandering with distractions, and you simply smiled knowing everything was perfect at that moment. Sometimes those moments are hard to come by, but that’s what makes them so special. Perhaps it helps that I have been disconnectedContinue reading “Moments of pure joy”