Stop Sleeping on Stacey Abrams: The VP Pick America Needs

In the midst of relentless anxiety-producing political news, one bright spot of hope exists: Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s VP pick. As we are living through this strange time warp and purgatory of sorts, it’s hard to remember that only…

Spring is in full effect here in California, the sun is shining and everyone is antsy to be outside. But at least here in Los Angeles, the parks and beaches and trails are closed for good reason…cause, um, it’s a global fuckin’ pandemic and a lot of people don’t seem…

I turn 40 in a few weeks and it’s a full moon eclipse in Cancer with hella planets in Capricorn so this feels appropriate. All the feels plus hardcore goal-oriented boundary setting. This is not to shit on myself but to acknowledge (and hold myself accountable to) the lessons and…

reposting myself from when I read this quote in “The Artist’s Way” back in 2014

2019 is coming to an end and I’ve spent a lot of it figuring out what my life as a “creative entrepreneur” looks like. Lessons on lessons on lessons, y’all! This year I made a leap of faith and took a chance on myself. I am shifting away from doing…

One thing I enjoy about travel is random conversations with strangers on planes, in taxis or Lyft rides, or on public transit. A lot of people despise this but often I interact with folks I might never engage with and see it as a learning opportunity. …

Me as “Lady Death”

This is my favorite holiday season of the year — Halloween, Samhain, Dia de los Muertos — when it is said that the veil between the two worlds is thinnest allowing us humans beings to more easily connect with our ancestors and spirit guides. As a child, I was intrigued…

Janna Zinzi

Storyteller and wanderwomxn documenting my travel adventures and highlighting changemakers in arts, culture and social justice. On Twitter and IG: @JannaZinzi

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