Onism | noun. The awareness of how little of the world you’ll experience. Imagine standing in front of the departures screen at an airport, flickering over with strange place names like other people’s passwords, each representing one more thing you’ll never get to see before you die—and all because, as the arrow on the map helpfully points out, you are here.
-Brianna West, 40 Words For Emotions You’ve Felt, But Couldn’t Explain
Girls Love Travel is an amazing Facebook community of travelers. If you’re not a member-get your ass over there:
They chose GIRLS WHO TRAVEL as their first book club read, and yesterday we chatted about it. Check it out here: (There are many, many spoilers)
-Laura Leigh Abby in 5 Happiness Secrets I Wish I’d Known In My 20s
Ray Bradbury, Zen in the Art of Writing