Time by the pool and homemade dinners overlooking Indian Arm, family stories retold that are every year yet that never get old, kayaking and paddling boarding along Sunshine Falls, and precious moments spent with some of our favorite people.
One week of meeting inspiring people, changing my lifestyle, and finding myself again while being surrounded by a loving community in the heart of San Diego was the best way to start off a summer as a happier person.
Showing mom around Brooklyn, caught in tropic rainstorms, last class consisting of brunch at our professor’s NYC apartment, picnic dinners out on South Lawn, six o’clock in morning ‘cronut’ fanatics, comedy shows & drag queen walk-offs, and saying farewell to school
Inspiring lectures with actors, directors, screenwriters & authors, filming senior projects in an old factory, enjoying the view from the High Line, embracing housing lotteries, dancing the night away (and later into a ditch), my nerves as the One Acts went
All day auditions & casting, new friendships over dumplings & noodles, spontaneous trips to Brooklyn, flights home to wake up to sunshine, rediscovering Ojai, welcoming my side of the world to a curious Aussie, beach picnics, and saying goodbye to