10 day Silent Meditation Course..What Ive Learned

I heard about Vipassana ten day silent meditation course when I was in India. It seemed like in my yoga course everyone there had already taken this class. I was intrigued they way they described it. “deep, powerful, connected, intense”Meditating all day? not moving or talking to anyone? thats more like a challenge, and I…

21 Days on a Cruise Ship as a Solo Passenger.

A cruise never seemed like something I would be into. However, I love being wrong.  I figured the best way to find out was to go on the longest cruise possible. I ended up on a 21 day Mediterranean cruise on the Norwegian Epic. The Epic the fourth largest ship in the world, looks like…

Cameroon, Africa..Going Back To My Roots

I’m 50 percent Cameroonian.  My father was born in small village three hours from the capitol, Yaounde.  I never knew to much about my Cameroonian heritage and met very few of my relatives.  My sister and brother went to Cameroon in 1997. Being young I couldn’t go and I always felt like I missed out….

Egypt, and Scaling the Great Pyramids of Giza

“Covered in dust and sweat my heart was pounding as I ambled excitedly  up the pyramid. I looked down contemplated the painful calamity  if I slipped. “Almost there” I huffed to myself approaching the top, the nervous energy propelled me, Getting arrested wasnt far from my mind.” I was supposed to move out of my…

Hiking The El Camino De Santiago

     What is the El Camino De Santiago? It’s a trail that’s thousands of years old that pilgrims would make to the holy city of Santiago. It’s like taking a Hajj to Mecca for Muslims but for Christians. It goes across the entire country of Spain originating in France on the border. A typical…

The Craziest Couch Surfing Experience Ever.

It was the Fourth of July in Seaside Heights NJ, the busiest holiday of the year. My Coworkers and I drew over 3,000 dollars in caricatures in one day. I had a couch surfing request from three blonde German Girls.  My house would be empty because we would all be working nonstop. So I accepted…

Thailand, And The Most Implausible Situation Ever.

  “We climbed the wall into the cemetery…She straddled me removing her top, we locked lips as she pulled my shirt overhead…” I lost myself over there. A cataclysmic plunge into the ethers of hedonism and debauchery. I’m inescapably weak to my sexual whims. I am unable to abstain from the bottomless pursuit of pleasure,…

My 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Course In Rishekish India

Rishikesh India, the yoga capitol of the world. nestled appropriately in the Himalayas on the banks of the Ganges . Was a great plane ride. read American Sniper and watched the giver. I love airplane food. Arrived In New Delhi split a cab with two sisters to Rishikesh. A 8 hour cab ride through the…

Life in Toulouse, France

My new home for the next month and a half I decided is Toulouse France. They have a crossfit gym, and a basketball court right behind my place. People are also super friendly. They will just strike up a conversation with me all the time. Saw “Interstellar” it was dubbed in french with no subtitlites…..

Berlin, Ecstasy, and the Most Infamous Night Club in the world

  I never thought I would do drugs. HereI was in Berlin, everything you’ve heard about it is true. I just had no idea how right they were. I was only planning on staying a few day and seeing a touristy things, I went to Checkpoint Charlie, A berlin wall tour, The Holocaust Museum and…

New York to Las Vegas on a 200cc Vespa Scooter

“I came running out the woods half naked like a damn Sasquatch.” I had just Graduated from Art School in Brooklyn and as a present to myself I bought a Mint Green Vespa. It was in Perfect condition with less than 5,000 miles on it.  I bought it from this funny Italian dude named Mario…