2 weeks @ Dzherelo

While I did just post about Krakow, I was actually in Lviv, Ukraine before that. I was there for 2 whole weeks and was terrible at posting anything. Firstly, I was not there as a tourist (some might argue that I am a perma-tourist but you'll see what I mean), I was there to work … Continue reading 2 weeks @ Dzherelo

“When Your Mother Says She’s Fat”

I do not feel this way towards my mother specifically, but I do think this applies to females who were influential in my life. I know I have seen this process in action affecting the views of impressionable young minds seeking guidance from others. Mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, teachers, peers, friends....role models....we don't always think … Continue reading “When Your Mother Says She’s Fat”


“Not all those who wander are lost.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring (first photo: something I stumbled upon years ago and saved on my old hard drive so I cannot give accurate credit, but it is not my creation. second image: from Yours Truly, Melissa)