New Years 2014 was beyond magical. This was the reason why I stayed in Fiji and this was the night we walked upon stars. It was a 30 minute boat ride from the Royal Suva Yacht Club to Nukulau Island-- just Antonius and me on a little yellow FMF dingy riding over the reefs, waving… Continue reading Tripping into the New Year
This past year, I fell in love and it was a terribly hard fall. I fell in love with a country and a boy and my heart is missing both of them more than it can handle. Every second of the day, every single moment I am wishing I could be back in their arms.… Continue reading Falling in love
I will never forget the first trip we made to Beachouse, a hidden backpackers on the coral coast. The Suva to Nadi express bus dropped us off on the side of Queen's Highway. We walked down a dirt road and were greeted by a tall skinny, surfer dude with white dread locks who directed… Continue reading Beachouse Vibes
During my time in Fiji, I knew I wanted to do some sort of volunteer work. I went to the international office and asked Poonam, the most wonderful and helpful adviser an international student can have, for some advice. She told me there was a local orphanage called Saint Christopher's which I could volunteer at. I created… Continue reading On the way to Saint Christopher’s, I met an angel
It's weird how time passes so quickly here in the States. Everyday is filled with so many obligations, you forget to enjoy life because there simply isn't time to. In Fiji, everyday is a blessing, there is a memory for everyday that passes. Its hard to believe its already been 2 months since I've been… Continue reading Memories
When I was 7, I went to the beach and found the most beautiful starfish in the world. I loved it, wanted to keep it forever, and so I took it home with me. We kept it in a bucket of water and it looked lonely-- out of place. After a few days, it died;… Continue reading A lesson once learned.
wahhh words can't even describe how much I miss Fiji </3