Every Square Inch

Every Square Inch

                                       I’m sitting on top of a mountain, miles away from anyone– and I realize that all that really matters– are relationships with other people, and our own limited perspective of the world around us. And all […]

Colors of Colorado—It’s Where you Want to Be.

Colors of Colorado—It’s Where you Want to Be.

Happy. That’s what I remember feeling looking west when leaving the Denver airport. Here lies the first glimpse of the mountain chain that I’ve grown the most  familiar with. Colorado—It’s Where you Want to Be. I’m capitalizing that word, Be, because it’s so much more than simply existing, & it’s much more than only surviving. […]

The Four Corners & Mesa Verde National Park

The Four Corners & Mesa Verde National Park

Tucked in the south-western corner of Colorado, Mesa Verde has a way of reminding its visitors that natives inhabited these lands with customs and cultures vastly different from our modern practices. Not for the faint of heart, the guided tour that cuts through this old civilization requires that explorers climb several tall ladders. To this […]

A Short Stay in Denver

A Short Stay in Denver

Make sure to check out the freaky apocalyptic mural at the airport upon arrival. Grim reaper and world order anybody? Gives me chills. The Rockies loom in the distance. For me, their view ignited relaxation and inner peace. Away from work, away from school, and away from the humidity that makes my hair look like […]