like a bos.

there are no words to express the extraordinary strength and character of this breed of people we call american.  they are the kind of men and women tom paine had in mind when he wrote, during the darkest days of the american revolution, we have it in our power to begin the world over again. […]

scandi winters and baltic adventures, part 2.

travel isn’t always pretty.  it isn’t always comfortable.  sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart.  but that’s okay.  the journey changes you; it should change you.  it leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body.  you take something with you.  hopefully, you leave something good behind. — […]