We Should Be So Proud

I am so very proud of these folks—the vanguard of our First Amendment rights. Wow. Now we know why this pandemic will only worsen, and why the infection and death rate in our country is so high. According to figures from scientists and doctors, at least 100 people at this protest are asymptomatic carriers of…

If I’m Going to Self Isolate, I’m Going to Do it Right

These are tragic times for many. I’m praying more. Blessed to be healthy, but drifting in and out of hard times, prevented from returning to China for who knows how long. Haven’t seen my girlfriend in nearly 3 months. I cannot risk going home and infecting Mom. BUT, alas, there is hope for me yet….

Ever Feel Like…

…the bottom of your life just fell out completely? You lost a good friend? (Not to death) You suddenly booked and moved to a room in a town you’ve never visited, with no friends or family for miles, and find the better deal on the room is because the hostel-like building has 2 common fridges…

Military & Masks

Every day is something new. You never know what you’ll find these days, previously unseen in the USA. National Guardsmen in fatigues with armored vehicles congregating in secret behind an office building, directly across from an upscale neighborhood. Man in a gas station parking lot selling little packets of masks. Average American folks wearing masks…

Thank You, New Zealand…

[written on 27 March] For taking me in for 64 days For all the vegan friendly shops and restaurants For your stunningly gorgeous mountains For your shockingly turquoise, jade waters For the opportunities to drink from icy cold, clear waterfalls For your commitment to protect this uniquely beautiful land For your honest attempts at reconciliation…

Nick Jesdanun

83-time marathon runner Raced in Antarctica 51 years old He did not even make it in time to the ventilator Let us remember Nick Jesdanun

My Distance to Here

We must remain physically distant Yet we must keep exercising Let the natural world aid in our healing Find your path Keep moving Let us travel the road together

It’s all about the…

In the midst of a pandemic and this is the most important thing in the world for Americans: