The Book That Launched My Trip of a Lifetime
“People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.” ~Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
I didn’t always look for omens, particularly not on discarded bits of jigsaw puzzles.
I recently resigned from my job, packed up everything I own and set off for the other side of the world with nothing but a backpack and a dream.
I walked away from a good life; a six-figure job, a burgeoning indie theatre career, dozens of incredible friends and family members—all in the city I’ve loved since I was a child.