If you wake up at a different time, in a different place, could you wake up as a different person? – Fight Club (1999)
Have you ever come back from a trip, whether it’s five days or five months, and feel unsettled? Do you get that floating feeling as if you’re watching from outside yourself as you go about your day? To me this is the uncomfortable period where we get back to our old routine, allowing the old self to catch up with the present self.
I’m going to raise my hand up and admit that I’m in that uncomfortable period having come back from Europe more than a week ago. In fact, I haven’t been writing here because I’ve been writing in my journal trying to make sense of everything. Because while I’m absolutely enamored by the cities I’ve been to it’s been even more amazing to have discovered things about myself during those 14 days.[Continue Reading]