Veteran’s Day in China
Veteran’s Day in China

China failed this round

Veteran’s Day, 2013 Veteran’s Day has always been an holiday that I have respected. When I was young, it was because of my family’s military background as well as the fact that I was simply a patriotic kid. I joined the military shortly before September 11, 2001, so every Veteran’s Day after that took on...

Wanderlust – Destination: Costa Rica
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  • September 5, 2013

I hate the winter, so I’m moving to Costa Rica. Well, there are other reasons, but chief among them is the fact that any weather which requires me to wear long sleeves makes me irritable. Other reasons include: the lower cost of living (which will be important since I’m in the start-up phase of beginning...

Why You Should Keep an Airplane Journal

When I was 21 years old I realized something about myself: I didn’t have what it took to keep a journal. Not the traditional kind of journal, anyway: the kind where most nights you open it up and write something about your day and your state of mind. I had tried before, and failed. I might...