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Leaving Italy: Photos From My Last Few Days.

It’s been a week since I left Italy and I am taking it surprisingly well.  I thought I was going to be really sad all the time, but I’m actually not.  Just the opposite in fact:  I am happy, excited for what the future will bring, and happy to be starting a new chapter in my life.  The world is so big… Why should we be confined to living in one place for our whole lives?  I want to live…

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Arrivederci, Florence. A Love Letter.

“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? – it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next…

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year…

Christmas time in Florence is pretty great.  It’s COLD, but usually pretty sunny.  The city is all lit up and decorated and I love being bundled up in a big winter coat.  There are tons of people out shopping…

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My first post! I’ll try to avoid being nerdy.

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart”. – Confucius So here it is, and here you are!  I have to admit, it’s a bit scary, putting my inner-most thoughts out there into cyber-space for all to read.  But…