Young people traveling is an investment in our common future
Here’s a crazy idea: What if you gave 20,000 European young people an InterRail pass, letting them travel by train across Europe for up to a month?
A moment that changed everything
She looked around the room and asked, loud enough so everyone would hear: “Does anyone here know Berlin?”
6 movies that will inspire you
Movies entertain us. Teach us. Help us define who we are and who we want to become. Here are 6 movies that are on my short list. Grab some popcorn and fire up the big screen for a movie marathon.
Riding the train across the USA: Part 6 — Plains, trains and a detour
We make plans and then life happens… A simple round trip becomes a multi-point journey covering new territory and fulfills an old wish.
Capturing family stories
Family history is quirky. You just never know what you’re going to find. It could be stories of growing up in the Depression or meeting Geronimo.
Riding the train across the USA: Part 5 — The one with cactuses and a moon
Another train, another journey. Crossing the West to the Pacific. And a chance to explore if I can actually get real work, building websites done on a train far out in the middle of brush and cactus country.
Reflections on a train journey
3232 miles of travel by train in 11 days. Stops in Washington, DC, New Brunswick, NJ, New York and Chicago. Unforgettable memories.
Expressing gratitude or “the rest of the story”
Our lives don’t play out in isolation. We each have people who are crucial at various points in our lives. Meet a couple of mine.