My next vacation spot is on fire

I wanted to see lava, but this is ridiculous. You know… lava. Molten rock. The smell of sulfur. Reds and oranges amidst black basalt rock.   The Science Behind Hawaii’s Car-Eating, Lava-Filled Fissures — WeatherNation (@WeatherNation) May 7, 2018 Is this happening because the Big Island is home to two geologically active volcanoes? … [Read more…]

We all lie

We all lie. It’s a fact of human nature. We do it to protect ourselves. We do it to protect those who we love. The truth can be complicated and vicious – just a nature can be a cool uncaring evil bitch. The act of lying is a tell in itself. The saying goes that … [Read more…]

I need to make lists

And I made them at least a week before I left for Iceland. Two lists to be exact: Packing List and Things to do Before I Left. Nearly every day before my travel date, I added something to each list. But lists and line items to check off are only as infallible as the person … [Read more…]

What is a support network?

What is a support network? My inability to communicate properly will haunt me for the rest of my days here on this crazy planet. Wait, let me rephrase that: my inability to communicate EFFECTIVELY has always been an issue for me and those closest to me. The result? The people most closest to me; the … [Read more…]