Driving around Cozumel

The island is small: 28 miles wide and 10 miles long, to be exact. The plan is to easily drive around the entirety of it, and the chances of us getting lost are slim; there is one main road, and if we keep going, we’ll eventually end up where we started. Our rented car is an…

Into the (Muir) Woods

In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks. -John Muir As a lover of nature and specifically the woods, visiting Muir Woods quickly made its way to the top of my list of things to do while in the San Francisco area. I have long admired John Muir’s love of nature…

Marin County, California

During our trip to San Francisco, we wanted to maximize the free time we had as I had work related events all the other days. Straight from the airport’s car rental terminal, we began our drive to Mill Valley to Muir Woods. We were on a tight race with the fleeting daylight, but as we…

What autumn brings

What autumn brings is hope. “How can that be,” you ask, “when everything is dying?” In spite of this, no, because of this, we are forced to ask and then act in consideration to answer: what is the meaning of all of this? I walk along paths covered in leaves and shelter my eyes with…