I strongly believe one of the best things you can take from the experiences of crossing oceans and introducing yourself to the world’s cultures is the simple ability to understand.
In the big picture of the human race, the significance of understanding has been largely overshadowed by our ability and addiction to change. We want to change the flow of things, gain more of the profits, decrease the costs, a constant discovery of change rather than understanding.
Understanding that the earth is dying and that there are rules of the natural world; the ancestors were said to breathe all the way into their feet, they understood the connection and placed value on the lost art of paying attention.
Awareness of ones surroundings and ones self; a simple guide to living without regrets and creating fulfillment.
Listen. Can you hear the wind …