How Do I Start My Dream?

How Do I Start My Dream?

Several months ago I embarked on a new chapter. I moved to SE Asia; specifically the Philippines. Over the last five months I’ve enjoyed many experiences that have made me smile, afraid, doubt, sad, give, takeaway, rethink, trust, untrust, and grateful to name a...

Do It Now…Sometimes Later Becomes Never

On this early, rainy, cloudy Philippines morning, I awoke to the somber news of the most devastating mass shooting in the history of the United States. An American-born man, who was interviewed by the FBI in 2013 and 2014 and found not to be a threat, who called 911...
Getting What I Asked For

Getting What I Asked For

When I arrived in the Philippines on April 1st, and made my first trip into the bowels of Dumaguete City, I said to myself, “What the f*&^ did I do.” I’ll never forget that first afternoon the trike (that’s me in one in the pic above)...
To Experience Change, Step Outside Your Comfort Zone

To Experience Change, Step Outside Your Comfort Zone

One thing about me. I’ll try anything once. It’s a thrill to step outside of my comfort zone and test myself physically, mentally, and even spiritually. Around 20 years ago I ran the 10 mile Mountain Goat road race in Syracuse, NY. Towards the end of the...