Khao Yai National Park

It was a long day on the bus. Almost 24 hours total travel time. I went on 4 buses, 1 motorcycle, 1 tuk tuk, 1 truck bus, 1 bed of a truck. The truck bus is litterally a pickup bus with benches put in the back and turned into a bus. The park is too big without having a car and public transportation doesn’t really existhough this is touristy, the people that come here obviously live in the country because there is no real way to...

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Peaceful Warrior
Apr13

Peaceful Warrior

Today marks 2 years since Sean’s suicide. I brought it up not for tears and pain but because I have so much life to share. Today is a reminder for me, not of death, but of life.  A reminder that every day is a gift and it is important to make the most of it. Tragic events in life can break us if we let them, but we don’t have to. It reminds me of the movie Peaceful Warrior. It is a movie about a warrior who thought he was...

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Chasing Your Dreams
Dec06

Chasing Your Dreams

When you tell someone you quit your job, they often think that you quit because you didn’t have the courage to keep going. Personally, I think people don’t quit when they want to because of fear. No one wants to think of themselves as a failure that quickly. I quit my job. I was miserable there. I keep kidding myself thinking that I can live a conventional life but the more I try the more discouraged I get with my...

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That is Strength
Apr12

That is Strength

So much is going on right now. In my head and in my life. Yesterday I took a walk with Roxy and I had some time to clear my head and think some. It was cold out so I didn’t enjoy the weather. I was trying to find joy in my walk so I worked on obedience with Roxy teaching her to heel and walk right next to me. She is very eager to please so it was really easy. Also, I took some photos with my phone to take a minute to enjoy...

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Fail Till You Succeed

A lot of thoughts going through my head and a lot of decisions to be made. I have had some job interviews and will soon be deciding a new place to call home. Job hunting and making these choices is a source of stress for me. In writing this I wanted to find a motivational speech that I could share. Not only for my readers but for myself also. I know there is times in everyone’s journey through life that they will have hurdles to...

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