On Light & Dark & Suicide

On Light & Dark & Suicide | Life Awesome Blog

When someone dies, I often look at photos of that person, whether it be someone that I know, someone who I have photographed, or not. I look deep into their eyes to see if there are any hints there about what was to come. To see if they knew that they would soon die. If […]

Creating Space

Creating Space | Life Awesome Blog

Since being in Puerto Escondido for nearly a month now, I have been thinking a lot about creating space. About making a place your own. Creating something special and sacred just for you. At home my office is this for me. It has my beautiful things like my crystals and my oracle cards and my […]

That Juicy Middle Bit

That Juicy Middle Bit | Life Awesome Blog

I have been thinking a lot lately about the middle part of things. That juicy middle bit. The place between forming an idea for something and the final result of the creation/moving forward of said idea. The middle part where everything actually happens. Sometimes the boring place. And always the necessary place. I am currently […]

Slow Down

Slow Down | Life Awesome Blog

The pace here in Puerto Escondido is much different than that of Toronto. Sure, we are not working at our regular jobs but it is more than that. Everything moves slower here and I am really enjoying it but it has taken some time to get to that point. This morning I did an Instagram […]

(Self) Acceptance

(Self) Acceptance | Life Awesome Blog

I have been thinking a lot about acceptance lately. Especially acceptance of the self. Acceptance of your body. The vessel that you have been given. I have been thinking about this all especially as I spend afternoons at the beach watching all kinds of people wearing small to little clothing interact. In my fourteen years […]

New Routines

Isn’t it incredible how quickly we fall into a new routine when life alters? Us humans are so incredibly adaptable which is, I suppose, one of the reasons that we reign on this planet. We have been here in our apartment in Puerto Escondido for nine days now and within a couple we had settled […]

Embrace Fear

Embrace Fear | Life Awesome Blog

Have you ever not succeeded at something in life because you let fear get in the way? I am going to guess the answer is yes. And that it is yes for nearly every human. Fear is a funny thing. It’s like our constant companion whispering in our ear. I am not talented enough… I […]