Every week I post a new portrait of a person from a day or time that stood out to me. Sometimes the stories that along with it are cultural, other times they’re merely introspective. Overall, they’re meant to capture a moment. Something that made me think during my travels. To see more Portraits Around the World, click here. …

Moving to a new city is always a whirlwind. My first few months in Korea were the strangest, hardest, liveliest, and some of the most memorable days I’ve spent here so far. There’s something that changes, though, once you get accustomed to your new city. You start to learn the in’s and outs; how the …

Surprise – I’m going to Japan! Well, actually, if you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you’ll know that I’ve already gone to Japan… I’m a little late on the train with this update. I still wanted to use my thrilling little intro, though, hope that’s okay with you (*attempted wink). With my teaching contract through EPIK …

Every week I post a new portrait, with a short little story to go along with it, that captures the magnificence of people and societies around the world. Sometimes they’re taken in my own backyard, and sometimes they’re captured during my travels. To see more Portraits Around the World, click here. Have you heard of the …

My dive in Puerto Rico was my fourth dive ever, and what a great one it was! To be honest, I enjoyed it quite a bit more than my dive in Dominican Republic. Returning to PR is always a little nerve wracking, a little exciting. I left when I was 17 and have only been …

Every week (or at least that’s the goal) I tell the story behind a photograph featuring the portrait of a person or two that made me look twice. It’s the kind of picture I would have regretted not snapping. Sometimes they’re about capturing a moment, other times they’re about the story that surrounds it. To see more Portraits Around the …