Burning Season: A Crisis in (Not-Only) Northern Thailand

It wasn’t until I saw the swimming pool sized pit of garbage burning in front of me—the twisting of the plastic bags, the slow curling and melding of the styrofoam containers, the square tupperware boxes that seemed to shrink away to nothingness as the flames engulfed them—that it truly hit me. This garbage was being…

Travel the World Like Your Backyard: It’s Easier Than You Think

Annapurna Circuit, Himalayas, Nepal 2014 I never had to try to travel. It’s always been as easy and natural as breathing. To live a nomadic lifestyle, where the most current location of home changes with the seasons. I might spend summers in the beautiful British Columbia, hop over to the chilled out hippy town of…