In 7 days I’ll be on a plane flying back west, back home. Part of me is craving the comforts and familiarity: I miss my loved ones, endless variations of vegan food, the warm earthy scents of home, the softness of my bed, the ease of being surrounded by a culture I know and understand.
For our 12 days in Bali, I made some rules for myself:
1. Coconuts. Drink and eat as many as possible.
Nature’s first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf’s a flower;
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf,
So Eden sank to grief,
So dawn goes down to day
Nothing gold can stay.
The morning golden rays shower over Kuta Beach.
I woke up at sunrise today to see what details the sunrise uncovers…