There’s a lot of talk about meditation and mindfulness going on right now, and it’s easy to dismiss it as unnecessary or understand the theory only. I struggled with applying it for a long time, until I realized that I was already learning how to be present in the background, through something that I naturally enjoyed doing. For me photography is flow.
Are you sure you work best in your routine? The only way you’ll know is if you jump right out of it.
Taking a long road trip makes your OCD side f-off for a while and adventurous you gets to see how it likes the driver's seat.
I was worried about getting caught, because I've never slept in my car before. But it seemed safer to stay there where there are street lights and traffic rather than at a dark rest stop alone.
Car sleeping tip: Don't feel squished, stick your little legs into the trunk.
When I moved to Brooklyn I wondered if I was being nostalgic about how beautiful the West is (I do brag about it a lot). But after two years away I can see that the landscape that initially inspired me is still just as gorgeous.
After a month of hard core planning and near perfect execution, two things went wrong. My travel partner backed out of our trip, and I showed up to the wrong airport.