Precious Flame

December 4, 2017

I have always been interested in learning about the history and beliefs of different religions, particularly Buddhism. I recently came back from a ten-day adventure in Japan, where I had the opportunity to visit one of the most famous...

Leaving Ain’t So Easy

October 24, 2017

A woman from Houston named Crystal McDowell went missing on the day Hurricane Harvey hit. After the storm passed and some of the floodwaters cleared, her body was found. A few days later, her ex-husband confessed to strangling her....

Life at Sea with Five Hundred Refugees

August 31, 2017

When I first heard about Cameron Macnicol’s life, I was drawn in. Spending months out at sea is a unique enough existence, but throughout the past year, while working on a commercial cargo ship, Cameron was brought into a world of...