experiencing Alki

We used paper Starbucks cups to build castles in the sand.   As children my siblings and I were so proud of these already collapsing towers, knowing they'd be lapped up by the approaching tide hours after their creation. They were beautiful despite their transitory existence- maybe because of it. We delighted in the ability… Continue reading experiencing Alki

Travel Diaries: Miramar Beach, Florida

  It begins at 4ish in the morning, when I land at the airport in Houston, Texas. I hang around the airport for a couple hours, eating bags of Lays from vending machines. It's too early for any of the eateries in a domestic terminal to be open, and it's the only available snack I'm… Continue reading Travel Diaries: Miramar Beach, Florida