Something ends today, but now is the first day of your next life. You’ve gotta live a lot of lives, my love.Tokyo, La Casa de Papel It seemed fitting to start this article off with a quote from the last show I watched on my cousin's couch in Paris. When I heard this phrase, it [...]
Part II Trigger warning: Sexual Assault "It is how you live with it and what you do with what happened to you that will define you."A close family member's advice Each sexual assault survivor has their own way of living with what happened to them, and I am here for all of them. The ones [...]
Part I Trigger Waring: Sexual Assault When I was little, I always wanted to be a writer. Writing helped me through some difficult times. As the stress of adulting started to build and bills needed to be paid, I left that passion behind me. I highly regret that because during some of the most chaotic [...]
I really can't tell you why. I have never lived here. I have no roots from this region. There really is nothing in my family history that links me to this place, yet the Spanish Basque Country is one of my favorite places on earth. Is it the sea breeze? Is it the endless mountains [...]
A year after visiting Rome, in this post I share photos and reflect about why that trip still means so much to me.