Ode to an Italian summer and old friend

There is something very instinctual about humans.  As children we are able to follow our hearts, without the weight of the world influencing our decisions.  While many people are forced to grow up and forget, Mylena Kate Chavez was someone who never lost that innocent instinct. Continue reading “Ode to an Italian summer and old friend”

Reverse culture shock

Wow Texas, you have changed…or have I? Upon arrival into this beautiful state I realized a lot has changed as far as structures and local spots, yet a mentality that I was once blind to is still prevalent. Continue reading “Reverse culture shock”

German Journey & Culture

A wise Italian man once told me to not write about where I went, but how I felt.  So while I can write about where I was or what I saw, I think it is important to describe how I fell in love with Europe, and Germany more specifically, upon exiting the airport.
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