Back in Auckland 20-21.11

After Vipassana, I got a ride back to the city with the same shuttle service that I had used to get to the retreat. I went straight to the hostel and waited for check in. As I had a few hours before it was time I sat down and used the wifi to call home […]

Vipassana 08-19.11

The first day after I had gotten back to Auckland from the Vipassana my mind was all groggy. Emotions coming from everywhere and it didn’t take much for the tears to start falling. I felt SO much gratitude to have been given the opportunity to learn the technique, to have taken the time for myself […]

Update 30.11

It has been very quiet for a while here. First it was the 10 days of meditation, then I spent the days planning for my trip to Perth, and when in Perth it was road trip and little, if any, wifi connection. THe last two days have been filled with planning, due to the volcanic […]

My plans ahead 07.11

Today I spent half the day updating on here with posts I’ve been behind on. Really takes a while when the connection is half good. Missing that speedy wifi right about now! The morning, however, I spent going around shopping. I know, not the best thing to do when backpacking around different countries and continents […]