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Lebanon As I Know It

A place where heat drips from your neck to the small of your back with no respite in sight, the Mediterranean sun praising you for the entirety of the day. Fall asleep to the sounds of the sea on a balcony that’s been struck by a civil war and still it gently cradles you as […]

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Andreea Campeanu, Reuters Photographer

“I think that if you are honest and care about the story you are shooting, then your audience will be happy.” -Andreea Campeanu http://widerimage.reuters.com/photographer/andreea-campeanu

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Calling It Quits @ 1am

There’s nothing like leaving a club at 1am and while you’re already having you’re after-drinks slice of pie you notice that those who are 10 years younger than you are just barely arriving at the clubs.  Did I also mention it was a WEDNESDAY night?! Look, I can dance with the best of them and […]

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Vieques Left Plenty of Sand in My Luggage

Slow and sandy Vieques where the liveliest moments are when the roosters rise with the light. Life that is truly timed by the sun and the moon. An island that possesses beaches created by a goddesses’ vision. Life spent here is spent fulfilled and not for someone else’s dreams. This land is one of the […]

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Enlighten Me New York

My day started with a haircut but progressed into something much more.  I got to meet Jonathan who asked that I take his picture, his energy: enthusiastic and hopeful with a smile that’s contagious. Guards down and an open heart.  Around the corner I spotted Louis Mendes an artist (http://nyti.ms/ZhahFK) who’s picture-perfect Taking a photo […]

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Phnom Penh: The Direct Line to My Soul

70 hours of traveling to see 8 million people in a 3rd-world country leading to a 3rd-eye awakening. Circling back to Phnom Penh was the cherry on top. It is the Beirut of Southeast Asia, the New York City of the Orient. Fresh from a civil war, it’s a puzzle far from solved as men […]

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San Francisco in Transition

I want to observe you in absolute admirable awe of the fact I can’t put you in a category, I appreciate the grey in what most can only comprehend in black & white. It’s not a matter of questioning to understand but rather just accepting. Reacting in “is that a boy, girl….andro, femme boy. . […]

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Paying It Forward

I’m not very keen on handouts ya see? So when I chose to swipe my metro and enter the underground only to find that I forgot to put in my gauged ear plugs leaving my lobes a stretched mess I knew I’d have to head right back home. I was not stepping into my conservative […]