On the Future

I sat on a bus yesterday morning.  It was filled with people talking and singing.  We were headed to staff rafting trip in upstate Maine.  My friend and I sat next to each other.  We had exchanged a few words about how we were doing, but nothing too serious.  The ride was bumpy and pretty annoying to … More On the Future

The Fourth

After spending the Fourth of July in Boston, I can say that I truly have come away with a new perspective on life.  I started out this year with one ambition, to have unabashed, ridiculous fun.  Two numbers were in my head: 22 and 2016.  After years of my life going down the tubes in … More The Fourth

The Great Thaw

Summer is finally here.  It has brought me sunburns, old friends and time in the water.  Over the past few months I have posted a fair amount on this blog.  It has been a time for me to figure out major things about my life.  In turn, you all have been able to read about … More The Great Thaw

Something More

I just made it home from a mind bending trip to Hamilton College.  Graduation was amazing, better than anything I could have ever dreamed.  Seeing close friends at that point of happiness and stress was such a memorable experience.  On the way home I tried to put to words what the whole experience was like. … More Something More

Welcome Home

Again, I find myself about to take off on another journey.  This time to Colorado to see good friends and relax.  Austin has been a city that has filled me with warmth and understanding.  From the UT pool, hot tub and sauna to the Gathering of the Wayfinders Martha Beck conference, I have been filled … More Welcome Home

It’s Boston.

I sit here on a flight to Austin, TX.  My legs are sore.  My whole body is tired.  But I did it.  I ran the 2016 Boston Marathon.  The experience was unlike anything I could have dreamed.  I had truly no idea what it meant to run 26.2 miles for a cause that I truly … More It’s Boston.