I often catch myself apologizing for something I can’t control, like someone accidentally walking into me, or a tornado destroying a small town in Oklahoma. I decided to try not to apologize for anything at all (even if it was my fault) for one week, hoping that I would transform to Beyonce in the end (SPOILER: I didn’t). Continue reading “I tried not to apologize for anything for one week. This is what happened.”
Your Birthday makes you do crazy things. Some people party, and others want to be smacked with an oak tree branch in a sauna. To each to their own, and “my own” was the latter.
I don’t need to be convinced to get naked. I’m at my most comfortable when I’m not feeling restricted by society’s need to cover me up (which really means I just don’t want to wear pants.) So, I was intrigued by a Groupon offer to float full-nude in a tank full of epsom salt. Continue reading “Floating In A Salt Tub”
It was a last minute decision to go to Miami. I didn’t want to look like a total jerk for going without my best friends (we made a half-solid pact to all go together for the first time), so I tried to justify the trip by assuring them “- It’s only to eat.” I was not lying.
So I’ll return to my isle across the sea
Beautiful Kaua’i, beautiful Kaua’i
– Don Ho, Beautiful Kaua’i
My mom’s ‘ohana is from Kaua’i (yes, I am part Hawaiian). Continue reading “Kaua’i: my home, my heart.”
I’m not an outgoing person. As a matter of fact, I’m terrorized by the thought of having a simple conversation. Dubbed as being socially anxious, it’s a tough thing to deal with that I have found to be a very hard thing for people on the outside looking in to understand. Continue reading “5 Things socially anxious people want you to know”