Come to Paris

He said “Come, come to Paris” His native Arabic tongue mixed with a French accent. It is the sentence any girl would dream of. In any movie, any girl would pack only her essentials, hail a cab to the airport…call her mother of course and board the next plane from Atlanta to Charles de Gualle….

Stained, Warmed, Numbed

Her lips were stained from the red wine she drank. She drank to swallow her pain. She felt warm and numb at the same time. …is that even possible? It was in that moment. The wine warmed the coldest parts her heart. The numbness took away the pain. Even if only for a gulp. If…

In A House That I Built

I am trapped in house that I don’t want to be in. I built this house. It is mine. I needed this house. I needed to build this house because of before. I created it to look like how I wanted it. Sure it needs just a few more things to fix, but for the…

The Anxious Traveller

Like many of my fellow travellers we had some awesome trips planned for 2020. Personally, 2020 was the “Year of Travel!” In January, I had just gotten back from Barcelona. In February, I went to Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico; Austin, Texas; and Los Angeles, California. In July, I was going to go to Afro…

The Christmas Spirit is in Full Bloom at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens!

Date night Family night Girls night  Or boys night out No matter the night the Atlanta Botanical Gardens’ Garden Lights, Holiday Nights has something to offer everyone.  On weeknights the Gardens open at 5 p.m. until 11 p.m until Saturday, January 11, 2020. You can purchase tickets online for approximately $24 per person. This will…

Three Must See Bridges in the United States!

Since I started working in the transportation and heavy highway construction industries I have developed an uncanny obsession with bridges. I narrowed down my top three favorite bridges to visit in the United States. New River Gorge Bridge Location: Fayetteville, West Virginia Completed: 1977 I visited the New River Gorge Bridge in 2014 while attending…