Posts tagged "paris"
The distinct piano notes, interrupted by beats and lyrics, carried a clear message through the dimly lit Parisian apartment. “Let’s have a toast for the assholes. Let’s have a toast for the scumbags…Runaway as fast as you can. Runaway from them, Baby. Runaway.” I may not have run fast, but more than one person I […]
To you—I hope that you don’t read this, because I think it’s a hard thing to read that you are being talked about instead of talked to; so tread softly, take the words lightly, and simply know that you gave me the adventure to write about, and to that gift, I am forever grateful. Thank […]
I rubbed my eyes; shaking my head from side-to-side as if to shake the sleepiness from my brain and body. Tel Aviv. Paris. Delay. Los Angeles. It had been a long day of travel, and yet, I felt more rested than I had felt all week. “You slept the ENTIRE flight,” my middle-seat neighbor said […]
I am a believer in pushing yourself out of your comfort zone – after all, that’s where all the magic happens. I’ve never had to use public transportation before. The first time I pushed myself to do it was in Ottawa, Canada on a work trip where I went solo in the freezing rain to […]
The traveling and sans free wi-fi has made it challenging to sit down and tell the stories. I’ve wanted to, but also, with limited days off, I want to see as much as I as possible. In 11 days, I’ve bounced from Los Angeles to Brooklyn; New York City to Paris; Paris to Porto, Portugal, […]
I’ve been in two continents, three countries, five cities, and three hostels/hotels. I’ve ridden buses, taken two-red eyes, sat on trams, rode a train, and walked a lot. I’ve had great conversations, became frustrated and laughed till I cried. All of this happened in the last 6 days. It’s exhausting and exhilarating, and all I […]