United States Journal
Home. No matter how far my wandering soul takes me, I will forever be drawn back to the dynamic landscape that shaped who I am. Born in California, raised as an explorer.
I set off on I-40 West, engaged cruise control, and lost count of the number of completed podcasts. 26 hours and 6 states later, I arrived on the Utah/Arizona border in the iconic Oljato Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. It was nearly 3am; I was notably exhausted. I couldn't wait to get out of the Jeep to stretch my legs, so I pulled over on the side of the road and took a walk under the stars. As my eyes began to adjust to the darkness, I quite literally laughed out loud as I realized where I had parked…