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4 Years in Photos

by Kim December 16, 2014

From saving money, selling our house, leaving our jobs and setting out into the world, it’s been a crazy four years. I’ve rounded up 76 photos that represent the 1,460 days of So Many Places.

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4 Years

by Kim December 3, 2014

I started So Many Places four years ago this month, 1.5 years before I left my home in Portland, Oregon to set out to see the world. The real journey began when I started this blog. Because starting this blog was the way I declared, “I’m doing this,” even though I had no idea how the hell I was going to do it.

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In another life

by Kim August 24, 2014

When I was younger I was intrigued by the people I’d meet who would use the phrase, In another life I was… when offering a piece of their personal history.

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A letter from the experimenters

by Kim July 30, 2014

Kim, your life is an experiment. The experiment is to see what will happen if you live every moment in tune with that voice inside your soul, the voice that you’ve dusted off and pulled out from the remains of your old life, the voice that refused to be voiceless.

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The catalyst. We all have the power to change.

by Kim February 14, 2014

I am sharing Michele’s story because it is an amazing example of how capable we are. I think it demonstrates just how much power we have over our own lives.

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How to decide to say yes or no

by Kim January 27, 2014

It was hard to decide if we should take the job we’d been offered. Were we willing to leave SE Asia early, abandon our travels and work for someone else again? The answer, ultimately, was yes. And here’s why: It all boils down to a piece of advice I heard a few months ago about how to decide to say yes or no.

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Three months of Life On Fire

by Kim December 15, 2013

Life On Fire is now available in PDF! In the three months since its launch, the book has been simmering, slowly making the rounds and falling into the hands of those who need to read it. I can see it as it winds its way through this community of dreamers, touching those of us that keep marching forward towards the things that matter most in our lives.

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My book is here! Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams

by Kim September 9, 2013

My book is here! Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams has launched on Amazon today. Live the life that you are meant to live. This book will teach you how.

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The things I know about happiness

by Kim September 3, 2013

I am an eternal optimist and I’m naturally resilient and these two traits keep me mostly happy most of the time. Still, I’ve said before that I consider happiness a moving target. Happiness isn’t something like a tattoo that, once embedded, stays forever. Happiness is not a destination.

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My book is coming! Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams

by Kim August 29, 2013

Learn how to live your dreams! My e-book Life On Fire: A Step-By-Step Guide To Living Your Dreams is coming on 9/9/13.

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About this OM symbol

by Kim July 21, 2013

I wear this OM around my neck to remind me that the universe has my back. And I wear it as a celebration of the thrilling fact that life is magic and filled with things so big that we cannot explain or understand them.

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The journey

by Kim July 14, 2013

One day a voice inside me said: “This is not what your life is for.” And, against the odds, I listened.

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Quotes about working hard

by Kim May 22, 2013

20 of my favorite quotes about working hard.

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At Blackwater Pond

by Kim May 19, 2013

At Blackwater Pond. A poem by Mary Oliver.

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Links I love around the internet and beyond

by Kim May 15, 2013

A compilation of stuff I love on the internet and beyond.

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Antilamentation

by Kim May 12, 2013

Antilamentation. A poem by Dorianne Laux.

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