35 Countries Later, I Stopped Traveling

It’s about more than the pandemic.

Lola Rosario
The Resistance Room
4 min readMay 13, 2022


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Respond to every call that excites your spirit.
— Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi

My eyes have seen a little bit of the world. I say “a little bit” to remind myself 35 is just a number.