The Narrative Arc
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The Narrative Arc


Before I Stepped On the Plane, I Made a Huge Mistake

A cautionary travel tale and an example of true friendship

Whether you’re taking a long journey or a short getaway, traveling is good for you. It opens your eyes to other cultures and ways of living, shakes up your daily routine, and expands…



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Christine Schoenwald

Writer for The Los Angeles Times, Salon, The Startup, Tenderly, Fearless She Wrote, MuddyUm.