Hey! I’ve got something to say….

Sometimes there is no better reason to write other than, well, you feel like you absolutely have to. I have been paying attention to this feeling more and more– this sometimes almost frustrating compulsion to want to share, to think, to connect, to craft the abstract meanderings of a day dream, a musing, the seedlings … Continue reading

Dear Me,

Dear Cameron, For so long you’ve been wondering if you should take your previous blog post down. You were at such a low when you wrote it– nothing was clear, your hopes and expectations for almost everything you hoped to be pursuing were being severely disappointed. You were alone in a city having left college … Continue reading

Table For One, Please

“Wow!” (one may think to himself while thinking about how great it’s gonna be to move to a hip city like San Francisco) “I’m so excited to start a new adventure in a cool city!” And there’s nothing wrong with thinking that. True, San Francisco is an amazing city. There is a lot to love. … Continue reading

To Dare Greatly

To Dare Greatly

In his speech “Citizenship in a Republic”, given at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, on April 23, 1910, President Theodore Roosevelt uttered the words that have since caused this speech to be referred to often as “The Man in the Arena.” He said:   “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who … Continue reading

Safe from the bears of life

A supreme challenge awaits me. Question: How do I wrap up the glorious threads of one adventure before continuing a new one? And how do I do that in an hour before my next flight. Whoever you are, you beautiful person taking time out of your day to read my blog, you may know me … Continue reading

Privilege, and the meaning of true education

Privilege, and the meaning of true education

It’s hard for me to relax. I believe we’ve been conditioned to think that if we’re not moving all the time, doing something, accomplishing a task, downloading more information, saving the world, then we’re somehow not actualizing our life-purpose. Heaven forbid we slow down for a hot minute and realize that the heavens will not … Continue reading

Is this my life?

Is this my life?

My life has done a one-eighty in exactly a weeks time. A week ago on Saturday I woke up, decided to get on a plane with two bags, and move to place I’d only heard about, to take a job I’d never done before. That was exactly nine days ago. Since then, I have stepped … Continue reading