Paris

Paris

paris, you are always an adventure. you sparkle and illuminate the world you are surrounded by. everyone adores you and wants to either meet you or see you again. it must be exhausting. the parisians are glamorous such as yourself. the pedestal you and your inhabitants stand upon is grand. i feel as if i [...]

Amsterdam

Amsterdam

Whilst in Amsterdam I learned 2 things: 1. a city can be consistently beautiful no matter how far you walk 2. the dutch language would be worth learning I was always curious about the ‘hype’ that encompassed Amsterdam. So often I would see people posting about how beautiful and genuinely wonderful the atmosphere of the [...]

Glendalough

Glendalough

I had many thoughts of magic while walking the Wicklow Mountains. Thoughts of childhood fantasies came fluttering back along the paths and boardwalks. A collaboration of fairy lands, Narnia, Terabithia, etc. I dreamt of and made my own when I was of a younger young. It felt very silent there, even though I was walking [...]

Virginias

Virginias

it was 5 am and the room was dark with quiet slumbers i felt a sleepless energy pulse an energy of urgency and planning i called for my car it was dark blended in with its surroundings as it pulled up the drive cobblestone bottoms it rumbled i remember waiting for this peculiar car filled [...]

Italy: Stop 5

Italy: Stop 5

Stop 5: Rome. Rome was the last stop on our trip. Back to where we had started. I remember waking up late and knowing that I no longer had to navigate myself anymore. Sadie was finally our personal tour guide and we could follow her footsteps for every turn. I could look up and around [...]

Italy: Stop 4

Italy: Stop 4

Stop 4: Siena. Up on a hill is a medieval town of curved buildings and narrow passages. Surrounded by Tuscany's valleys of green and yellow patches, and after ascending ten or eleven escalators Rachel and I discovered the quaint yet grand Siena. Beginning our adventure lost, per usual, we followed a long road down a [...]