Badass Bookstores

Badass Bookstores

I don’t know about you but there’s nothing better than curling up in a cozy bookstore in a foreign city. If I’m feeling homesick or lonely or lost, a bookstore brings me right back to a place of familiarity. No matter the differences, every culture seems to have their own appreciation for floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and […]

A Love Letter to Florida

A Love Letter to Florida

Florida, you know I love you. But I can’t do this anymore. This time I’m really leaving you. I know it’s not the first time I’ve said it I’m going for good… First College. Then an overseas job. Then a near runaway life in Italy… And still there was you, shadowing the chapters of my life with your omnipresence. But […]

Where I Wend: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Where I Wend: Fort Lauderdale, FL

I’m a Florida resident, born and bred. Still, I haven’t made too many trips South of my Central Florida base. The few I’ve made I remember vividly. Turning off that Turnpike recalls memories like: The morning my Dad and I woke before sunrise and drove to Hollywood, Florida so that at 9am I could dance before the Royal Caribbean […]