Travel & Culture

How a Silent Retreat in India Made Me Face My Own Trash

On a 10-day retreat in India, I ended up literally facing my own garbage. It has changed me deeply. Here's how it happened and one practice I use to heal my relationship with the Earth. *** To reach the small Himalayan

Dispatches from the Road: My “Rocky” Pep Talk in the Desert

Note: Last month, we profiled Angela Maxwell, who’s spending the next five years walking around the world solo. We’re excited to share occasional dispatches from her journeys on the road. Here’s her first installment, from Australia:    I knew from