One second I’m standing on the curb waiting to cross the street, and the next I’m running down the street hysterically shouting, “No! Why’d you do that?” Rewind 30 second, and a guy on a motorbike beautifully swiped my iPhone out of my hand. Jason Bourne style.
This was my first big solo trip internationally. Majority of Colombians were welcoming, warm, and friendly. Except for the guy who stole my phone out of my hand on day 3 of 25 on my trip.
As I peeled out of the dirt driveway, I couldn’t tell if I wanted to scream, cry, take two shots of tequila, or all of the above. The score…Cabin Gremlins | 83 / Ashley | -66.
My raw + real interview with Ben Oosterveld on the From Within Podcast about my botched cosmetic procedures, my trip around the world, and everything in between.
True and authentic acceptance is what I long for. But, I’m not sure if genuine and authentic acceptance can be reached. I guess that’s another part of acceptance…accepting an undesired outcome.
Unlearning is a bitch. Breaking old patterns and shattering limiting beliefs is HARD. But, I’m determined to make this unconventional lifestyle work for me. Because, the one dictated by society sucks ass.
Trust me, I’d Dream of Jeannie my ass to new countries, if the tech was available. Come on Elon. I’ve been patiently waiting. When is the worldwide Hyperloop system launching?
There’s way too much I need to see and do before I die. And, I refuse to waste another minute of it drunk, hungover, or unproductive. This woman is staying sober, safe, sane, & focused on her trip around the world.
Burning Man 2018 was the first time I fully disconnected from reality. Not because I wanted to, but because I was forced to.
I did my best not to be a slave to my phone. I did my best not to chase every buzz, ding, & notification. I did my best to give my friends and family my undivided attention.