Do You Really “Find Yourself” When You Travel?

Do You Really “Find Yourself” When You Travel?

"I know this sounds cliché, but I have to ask—do you really 'find yourself' when you travel?" the girl asked me. Her young friend crouched next to my table, gently stroking the cats as they slept. Café Neko is a small coffee shop in Vienna that allows cats to wander...

Do Things Your Way (Or, What Is A Decision?)

Do Things Your Way (Or, What Is A Decision?)

Decisions are incredibly personal. We each make a million a day and tend to live with the consequences. Both of our own decisions, and that of those around us. The Nature Of Decisions There are big decisions, there are small decisions. There are decisions that...

A Few Words on Existence and the Onward March of Time

A Few Words on Existence and the Onward March of Time

I am tucked away in the corner of a coffee shop: observing, thinking, writing. I don’t know how many times they’ll let me get away with starting my stories this way. It seems to begin here most days. It used to be a café and bakery in the early hours before work. Over...