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California, where the pioneers go.

I have only ever seen glimpses of California through Led Zeppelin songs and Walt Whitman poems. It was where everyone at film school planned to migrate after graduation. It was a land of pioneering and inventing, where all the newest gadgets, games and films were born. I was never one for the cold and the snow, and I loved the country side more than anything. I felt a longing for California, much like Robert Plant did when he sang "there's…

The Inn at English Meadows, Kennebunk, Maine.

My boyfriend and I don't talk about our future a lot. Not because we don't see each other in the same future, quite the opposite actually. We know we have a long future ahead of us, what's the sense in making grand plans? Plans can change in the blink of an eye, as we've learned over the years. When I traveled to Maine solo I had time alone in a new place to think about where I might be going.…

Road Trip Series: Atlanta & Marietta, Georgia.

  On our way out of Charleston in the middle of nowhere I woke up from a food-coma induced car nap having to really, and I mean really, pee. Long story short, I took my first outdoor wee somewhere between South Carolina and Georgia. Early that night we pulled into a Radisson in Marietta, Georgia and I was convinced I was going to throw up from that long car ride. So just let me set the scene; it's dusk, I'm pacing back and…

Road Trip Series: Back in Time at Colonial Williamsburg

Our story of visiting Colonial Williamsburg is better told through photos, and it feels almost like poetry. I noticed one thing about my pictures that I hadn't noticed till just now, one month after I was there; none of my photos have any people in them, yet it was bustling with tourists. There were kids running around after leather balls and wooden hoops while women dressed in colonial clothes taught them the history of the game. Over-heated mothers ran into fully restored…