Countdown

Countdown

So here we are. Six years after graduating as an undergraduate. Six fantastically beautiful years that have encompassed some of the toughest periods in my life. There's a lot more to be said here but that's really a story for later. Six years of figuring myself out and embracing who I've found. I read somewhere [...]

The Happiest Place in the World

The Happiest Place in the World

Early September 2018 Weightlessness is beginning to feel like a good thing. Weightlessness is beginning to feel right. It's scary, no doubt. But I'm learning to embrace it. I'm beginning to make unexpected decisions in rapid-fire now. We are leaning into uncertainty. It's early September and people are asking me more often whether I have [...]

Dream Change

Dream Change

2009 I was eighteen years old when I started university. It was, if I may be so trite: incredible. I moved to Utrecht from Curaçao and met people from Dutch towns I had never heard of; people from countries I'd never seen. It seemed like there were people there from all walks of life. I [...]

The Traveled Path

The Traveled Path

By all accounts I've always been an easy kid and an easy student. I've always been curious and eager to learn, meaning that school was never much of an issue for me. I got good grades, I participated in extracurriculars, I had many friends. University was a little different. I was one of those people [...]