How to Paint a Soul

How to paint, I wondered, somebody who lived and loved and laughed and left this earth without a single photograph?
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Ostuni Travel Puglia

Ostuni, The White City

In Puglia, we chanced upon a tiny, but curious city called Ostuni. Just eight kilometers from the Adriatic Sea, it’s also known as La Città Bianca, the "White City".
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Visiting Pompeii, A City Captured in Time

The best time to see and experience the ruins of Pompeii is at 8:30 in the morning. Try to get there when its gates first open.
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Leaning tower of Pisa

Seeing Italy: The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Up close with the leaning tower of Pisa, one realizes the iconic structure is pretty tiny. Tourists with selfie-sticks, groups of stumbling visitors, and street-sellers add to the busy hum …

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Experiencing Italy: Our Adventure Begins!

The goal is a little ambitious: to see as much of the Italian coast as we can while the kids are on summer school break! We started out on the …

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Ferrara Travel

Discovering Ferrara!

Ferrara takes me and my sketchbook by surprise.
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travel writer Nyx Martinez

4 Tips 4 Making A Living Writing

“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.”
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Anitun Tabu by Nyx Martinez

Travel, An Awakening

Travel is a wake-up call. It shines the spotlight on other worlds, the ones outside our own.
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New Year, New Wishes!

HAPPY NEW YEAR, everyone! My SEVEN Wishes for you in 2017 are that you: 1.) Prioritize Pleasure this year! 2.) Take CARE of Yourself. (Because you can only be good …

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remote working

How A Rejection Letter From Google Was The Best Thing That Happened to Me in 2016

Rejection sucks, but when you’re a young mom trying to get back into the career game, it sucks so much worse.
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Time Out in Milan

One of the most important things you can do as a mom is taking time out for yourself. It’s easier said than done, and it often requires two things.
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