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zoe & the beatles

just a twenty-something vegan navigating healthy, positive living with a little help from her friends john, paul, ringo & george!

a year ago my life changed.

a year ago i stepped on a plane and never looked back.

a year ago i leapt out of my comfort zone.

a year ago i met the most amazing, thoughtful, intelligent people i’ve ever met.

a year ago i left my heart under a different hemisphere.

a year ago i went to south africa.

i cannot believe it has been a year. at this time last year i was running around packing last minute items and spending as much time with candace as possible. at this time last year i was all nerves, nerves, nerves and excitement. i cannot believe how much has changed between then and now. i am a completely different person, yet utterly the same.

my heart hurts today, you guys. i miss south africa like i might miss a lover. i think about it every day. literally.

i want to see it all again. i want to feel on top of the world again.

i want to be unabashedly free again.

i just want to be again.

but i can’t. so i’ll run today instead. i’ll go to yoga tonight instead. i’ll invade a friend’s house to watch all the world cups today instead where, if only for a sliver of time, i can watch snapshots of the country who ran off with my heart a year ago.


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