There are times in blogging when I wish I didn’t share so much of my personal life. It’s certainly easier to only offer travel tips or restaurant reviews or city guides. But long-time readers will know that while I do write plenty of those on Slightly Astray, those are never my best pieces, and that instead it is the fact that I let you into my life that keeps you coming back.
From the very start, all I wanted to do was to connect with readers and other travelers on a more profound level and offer a completely transparent view into this strange business of long term travel. I’ve shared about hard times with family and talked about feeling of a loss of purpose. Those are not easy to share or admit, but I want to keep an honest reflection of my journey.
Which now brings me to what is the hardest thing I’ve had to share yet on this blog: my recent breakup with D.