Be Still for a Moment While the Earth Keeps Spinning

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Lava rocks and ocean at a beach in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

I have a piece of Pele in my house. It’s a large lava rock that was too tenacious to be removed when they were building the house. So the house was built around it, and they left the rock in the corner as an accent piece. To me, it’s become so normal to have this […]

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Dolphins, Sea Turtles and Mighty Seas in Mazunte


Every morning in Mazunte, I would go outside to wait for the sun and greet it as it rose from behind sea cliffs in the distance. I’d lay in my hammock and soak in that special mist and magic that is reserved for dawn. Being up at sunrise is so natural in Middle of Nowhere, […]

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Photo Essay: Slow Travel Down the Pacific Coast Highway


A couple months ago, I visited a fellow wandering friend of mine in Santa Cruz. After a fantastic night of Mexican food and drink and a Toots and the Maytals show, I drove back up to San Francisco on Highway 1 the following afternoon and took advantage of a gloriously sunny day. Also known as […]

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