Roller Coaster Ride


All week I have felt like I was on a roller coaster and it was slowly ascending to the top of its first steep hill. If you have ever ridden a roller coaster, especially a big one, then you know what I’m talking about. The coaster crawls up the hill slowly, jerking…

Progress to India

India recently celebrated the festival of Holi

For those of you who have followed our journey, specifically for Karan to obtain a visa to the U.S., you probably have noticed that there have not been any updates in about a year. The reason is simple — there has been little to no progress. It has been extremely frustrating to…

Love Yourself Healthy

Photo on 2010-09-02 at 22

I think a lot about love — love is what keeps me going day after day: love for my children, for my sweetheart, for creativity, love for life. As for love for myself, well I have that but it seems that it’s like the left over crusts of bread after a great…

your worth


cardamon kiss thrushes thick brambles prick you clear the way. newbuds sprout tendrils root love’s born fruit with each new day. time, it tangles patience tested appeals requested rain starts to pour. ultraviolet love radiates dreams procreate worth waiting for. 12.31.11 © Eliza Alys Young

Crazy (Sexy) Love

Sun setting as I arrive in Santo Domingo

Travel Journal, Dominican Republic: Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011 I begin writing while waiting in the San Juan airport. I have a nearly 3 hour wait in between flights so until I board to Santo Domingo I can catch up. On the flight to San Juan Jet Blue had one of the movies…