Musings

I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it's these things I'd believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn't all she should be.

I love her and it is the beginning of everything.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald
As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life - and travel - leaves marks on you. Most of the time, those marks - on your body or on your heart - are beautiful. Often, though, they hurt.
~ Anthony Bourdain June 25th, 1956 - June 8th, 2018

The Plastic Straw Conundrum

At this point, I’m sure everyone has seen the video with the sea turtle, at least once. A good Samaritan notice a sea turtle having some breathing issues, and it turns out, he had a plastic straw wedged fairly deep into his nose that needed to be extracted carefully with a pair of pliers. The […]

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