How Do You Say “Scared Shitless” In Arabic? – Part 1

There’s a saying, “Life starts where your comfort zone ends.” For me, life started on January 12, 2014. It’s a day I will never forget. I didn’t sleep too well my last night in Aqaba – ironic as I had a king size bed and four fluffy pillows. I was spending my last night with…

Acclimating in Aqaba

There’s something about seaside towns. They’re more laid back and chill than other places. Aqaba, Jordan is the epitome of this – a hip little town on the Red Sea. As hip as you can get in the Middle East and the Kingdom of Jordan. I will be living and volunteering in Wadi Rum for…

Bloggus Interruptus

Three hundred and three. That’s how many days it’s been since my last post. I guess I have some explaining to do. Laziness and life took over. Cairo threw me for a loop too. It took me almost a month to write my two Cairo posts – the last entries on my blog until now….