• Journal

    A Case for Darkness

    Photo by Aperture Vintage on Unsplash

    Photo by Aperture Vintage This past week we learned that the United States Men’s National Soccer Team will not be in the World Cup. Supporting the USMNT is really fun for me and it sucks that I won’t be rooting…

  • North America,  Travel

    Star Party at a National Park

    telescopes pointed towards a stary night sky

    This summer, I made it a goal of mine to visit Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado, USA. I had heard about the cliff dwellers throughout my life and decided it was time to see these buildings in person. It…

  • Travel

    Exploring The International Peace Gardens

    How many times have you met a tourist who asked, “Have you ever been to _______?” To which you replied, “No.” This has happened to me several times, so I am now making a point to explore the places I…

  • Travel

    A stormy day at the lake

    The clouds rolled right on cue for a July afternoon in the Moreno Valley. At this point in the season I am struggling with the daily rain. I finally decided to purchase a rain jacket at this point and reminded…