Category: Uplifting Voices

Nature’s Therapy + the Black Body

On days like these when I feel like a stranger – less than myself – and like there’s a growing dissonance from within. I know then that it’s time to recharge. It’s time to go back into the wild and get reintroduced with the natural world.

For me, hiking or going to large forested parks is where I find solace.

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An Enlightened American

The more I learned about Hawaiian history and culture through literature, museums, traditional music and dance as well as speaking with locals, the more connected I felt to the land of aloha. At the time, I felt less connected to the Dominican Republic, the birthplace of my parents, where I first visited the prior year.

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