sri lanka the music project

This little island nation is starting to grow on me. Last May I returned to Sri Lanka for additional two weeks and fell further in love with the country. Its landscapes are incredible, the wildlife and natural environment vibrant and lush, its history immense and heartbreaking, and overall its vision of prosperity and a strong […]

TGTL Opener

Hi Everyone, Wow, we are so close to 70% raised with only 9 more days to go!! It is amazing to see all of the support flow in from all over the world, thank you!! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/368374715/travel-global-think-local Your generous pledge and support thus far is humbling. It is incredible to have hit 65% of our goal […]

A young boy gives in to curiosity peering over his work at my awaiting lens

I want to share some more info on my philosophy behind Travel Global Think Local and the stories of the responding community organizations. The idea is to create a nine part documentary travel series. I have based each episode on one basic human need and researched community organizations around the globe that are currently supporting projects which match […]

TGTL - Travel Global Think Local

This is my second post of the New Year and quite a change from the norm. I usually write more frequently and more about travel experiences, more about a life on the road, about the destination, and not so much about my ideas for the future.  However this year started off differently. I moved to […]

A young boy gives in to curiosity peering over his work at my awaiting lens

There is shyness in their tentative smiles. I sense their embarrassment with a hint of poorly concealed excitement. Maybe it’s these funny looking foreigners and their funny looking cameras. Maybe it’s that they’re learning to masterfully play instruments which two years ago were completely unknown to them. Maybe it is the way they just miss […]