On January 11, 2012 I set off on a journey that would change my life. While traveling, especially during a lonely month in India, I kept a journal. That journal ended up turning into a full-fledged book, ENTER THE MONKEY. Since the book was inspired by, and largely written during, the
It’s a golden rule for boys, never ever hit a girl. Never. But what are you supposed to do when a girl is pummeling you? Literally punching you left after right. Is it ok then fight back? It was my first day at Tiger Muay Thai, training began at 8 am and I didn’t know what
Imagine this: Lost in India You’ve just landed in a foreign country. Not even 10 minutes into a 5 month trip and you are already lost. Your plan was to head to some spiritual sanctuary for a week and then figure out how else to spend your time in India, but now you can’t e
There are many Americans who would feel uncomfortable being around the man pictured above. Fear and ignorance would lead them to believe that he is a terrorist.Those individuals would be misinformed and just a tad bit racist in their actions. First of all, only a small minority of Mus
A homeless man lies still on the curb.Curiosity slows my feet. I come to a stop. A camera is removed from my pocket. I take aim. The shot is taken. My feet begin to move. The man is now out of sight. My mind wonders. Could I have done something for this man?