I have traveled all over the world in these last 21 years of life, and I have only once felt the feeling of home: in northern California.
By Bethany N. Bella Barbuda—an island once full of people—has been rendered completely uninhabitable by Hurricane Irma. Every single resident was evacuated from the island, and some are not planning to return. Climate-induced migration and displacement is not usually this dramatic, but it is not uncommon: Since 2008, UNHCR estimates that an average 21.5 million people each year have been…
I’m definitely a ‘giver,’ as Adam Grant on TED Talks would say.
I’ve done a lot of thinking in this first month back to school – of course, I’ve had plenty of time to sit and think. That’s all I do, now.
A poem by Bethany N. Bella
I’ve always been a rambunctious outdoor explorer of sorts, who loves life just a little too much.