I am 25 years old... A college graduate... I dropped out of a type A career path after I received my diploma... I needed to find a better way to live than: empty consumerism was pushing me towards, empty weekend party culture, empty work + save + invest = retire, empty live somewhere conventional vacation where you dream to live. I teach and wait tables to pay the bills. In my spare time I nurture my A.D.D. Writing, gardening, composting, reducing, surfing, graphic design, film, photography, travel, hiking, camping, love, reading, life.
January 28th 2007
We arrived at the Lihue airport at 5:50 in the morning, the sun had yet to rise, but we were both wide awake. I wish I could say it was because we went to bed early and were well rested. Unfortunately it was because our small jet plummeted to the ground for five minutes mid flight... A bit of an exaggeration, but that is how it felt. We reached cruising altitude and the stews passed out our beverage, and then we went into a strange dive. Our flight attendants scrambled to get to their seats and buckle up. It was pitch black outside so we couldn't see how close we were getting to the ground, and they never explained why we had the disturbance. Long story short, we were happy to have our feet on the ... read more