Lose Count

Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY. 2010. It's deeper than that. Deeper than the surface, the grains of sand, the ocean. Deeper than the flesh, the bones. It's all worthless if you serve no purpose. Deeper than bank accounts and possession amounts. We're still searching. This game of life, we're all players, until we dive deep, peeling [...]

Due Time

Singapore, Singapore. 2018. When we know our gifts, and our purpose, and aren’t afraid of presenting them to the world, then we also know when it’s our turn to shine. We’re aware of everyone being on a different mission and having varied goals. Knowing this, we understand that we’re not here to run a race, [...]

Drink of Water.

Bali, Indonesia. 2017. It doesn't happen right away, and that could be discouraging. When I think about something I've wanted really badly, having almost a yearning sensation for it, I had to wait. I'm not referring to the feeling of having a craving, getting the food desired, and feeling satisfied after, it's deeper than that. [...]

Birth.

When anyone or anything is presented to this world, in that very first moment, it becomes a realization that they will serve a great purpose. There's a gift within that is to be revealed, and shared. We are more in tune with this when we are young,  because often times those are the years in [...]

Open Secrets

Prospect Park, Brooklyn. 2016. Anxiety. It sometimes gets the best of us. Our hearts take off running and jumping, in no particular direction. There are instances when we set ourselves up by setting expectations. No, let’s not do that so much. Let’s live, moment by moment. Change. It sometimes manipulates what's best for us. Our hearts stop, [...]

Meditate on Purpose

Cartagena, Colombia. 2016 I don't do it often enough, at least not in any traditional way. I don't have a special pillow, particular place or time of day. I don't listen to any distinct songs or sounds, and I don't try to completely empty my mind. I move at a pace that best fits the [...]