Nature Based Metaphors and My Life
Nature Based Metaphors and My Life

Nature Based Metaphors and My Life

Through utilizing my ever growing collection of nature based metaphors, I will briefly reflect on my most recent camping road trip adventure.

Nature Based Metaphors and My Life

Nature based metaphors are a powerful tool to use when trying to understand the dynamics and behavior of something potentially intangible. Recently I turned off my cell phone for the weekend and escaped on a camping road trip around NE Washington. My ultimate goal focused on disconnection from the every day hustle. However, now reflecting back on my experience, I realize that I actually longed for a re-connection to nature. And, to highlight the complexity of my internal adventure, I will use nature based metaphors to explore my intense weekend journey. The nature based metaphor themes include: earth, water, wind, heart, and fire. ...READ MORE...

Stranded on Farm, Saved by Cocaine
Couchsurfing Road Trip Adventure

Stranded on Farm, Saved by Cocaine

In 2013 I moved from New York to Oregon via a loosely planned Couchsurfing road trip. My undetermined final destination lingered as I navigated many situations, including being stranded on a farm.

Just Simply Alice in New York

In the few months before I departed New York for this road trip, I had a series of many life altering events occur. ...READ MORE...

2016 Road Trip Life Lessons
2016 Road Trip Life Lessons

2016 Road Trip Life Lessons

A list of road trip life lessons I discovered during a road trip with my friend who was moving from the east to west coast in summer of 2016. I joined the last half of the road trip from Colorado to California.

2016 Road Trip Life Lessons

Just Simply Alice’s Observations

-Camelbacks are also great for staying hydrated during road trips.
-It is possible to survive driving through the desert without AC.
-While driving on the extraterrestrial highway in Nevada, you will probably see a UFO (i.e. a flying object you cannot identify). You may also hear strange loud noises. ...READ MORE...