I sat on the roadside for two hours. If I was wise I would’ve worn gloves and tights but… Who is wise??? I mean really?? Who thinks twelve hours ahead. So I’m sitting there watching Lithuanians and Germans and Russians and etcs walk past. This is a nation of cute lovers. Every couple I have […]Read more "Roadside cute. "
Sometimes I stand in the middle of a road and wonder why I get to live the life I live. There are better travellers. There are more accomplished linguists and learners. There are more bold friend makers. But. Amongst my moments of muddled headed shyness today I learned a lot about this country. I was […]Read more "Red ink and solid feet. "
I love travelling. I love falling asleep in the middle of reading a book while the plane takes off and freaking out when it leaves the ground only to realise I had fallen asleep. I love when strange babies stop crying because it looks at me and then starts to grab for me. That awkward […]Read more "2 capitals."
If “spiritual warfare” and “prophetic action” really work, why aren’t we all hugging Muslims? If God has predestined child abuse, for no reason, he kind of sucks? If the best kind of community is found in the midst of the tension of many thoughts and many ideas, why are our countries largely led by idiots […]Read more "If"
We walked the streets of Amsterdam without a plan, without a concern in the world. Some of us just wanted a good coffee or beer or muffin. Some wanted to see the city we had always heard of but never seen with our eyes, never walked on our own feet, never smelled the wafting of […]Read more "Talking Teams"
Today I had an amazing conversation with a powerful woman and during part of it I made a mistake in how I said something and she humbly called me out on it. And that feeling started creeping down my back. In my social skill set I have been known to be quite good at “BS-ing” […]Read more "Being wrong sucks."
Its crazy what can happen when you forget why you are, what you are and what you love doing. I had a moment today that I forgot everything and got super sad. We have been in a seminar this week and part of it has been to write and think about our mission statement. A […]Read more "dreams, freak out and paper boats."