Hello, hello! Today is my birthday, and this year, I turn 29. Crazy to believe I'm at the end of my twenties, that I'm only a year away from hitting the big 3-0. You can expect a more-comprehensive "life lesson" kind of post from me next year, as I reflect on my twenties, but as … Continue reading 29 Lessons I Learned in 29 Years
Hey, folks! Just yesterday, I woke up and logged into WordPress to find that I hit 2000 follows. What a milestone! Considering that I had hit 1000 follows two years ago (and it had taken me over three years to get to that mark), I'm ecstatic that this blog has grown considerably since then. I … Continue reading 2000 Follows on WordPress!
Today, July 30th, marks my five-year blogiversary. Five years it's been since I started this blog, dedicated to my travels around the world. It's surreal that Rebecca Goes Rendezvous has gotten this far since my early days of solo travel, especially now that I'm hardly traveling and settled with a 9-to-5 job that occupies most … Continue reading Five Years of Blogging! (Q&A)
(inspired by Vík, Iceland-- May 2018) Fire and Ice Sand, black as night, is off-set by a jet of air streaking the ashen sky. A roar of wind claps startles the waves, swelling, crashing white anger against the charcoal shore. I take matter in my hands and crush, crumble like fine graphite to feel volcanic … Continue reading Fire and Ice (poem)
Several months ago, Purple Rose from Reluctant Preacher's Daughter nominated me for the Vincent Ehindero Blogger Award. I'd never heard of this award before, but I'm super honored to receive it! Purple Rose is a lovely mom to two daughters and, quite literally, a preacher's daughter: her faith and conviction to God is admirable, which … Continue reading Vincent Ehindero Blogger Award