Ebb & Flow

Ebb & Flow

I’m the type of person who doesn’t particularly enjoy talking about my problems. I find that focusing on the negative tends to feed energy into that situation. Instead, I try to focus on the “bigger picture” and what I’m working toward, as well as – somewhat...
An Overseas Christmas

An Overseas Christmas

It’s that time of the year again. Yes, my favorite time of the year…Christmas! I realize it’s not the most original “favorite holiday” to have, but it is mine regardless. And interestingly enough, it seems to become more meaningful the older I get. It’s probably the...
The Five Stages of Overseas Transition

The Five Stages of Overseas Transition

I’ve been in Ordu, Turkey a month now. The transition has become easier every year, especially since I’ve been coming back to the same country. However, there’s a transition to be made. I’ve identified a few stages I go through when I come overseas. Of course, I can...