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The shores of soul alignment

Castle of the Moors, Sintra, Portugal My flight from Lisbon to the US took off leaving behind a mix of red roofs, ancient castles and a piece of my soul. Three months in Europe flew by like a flock of feathers on a breezy sunset: light, colorful, evanescent. I had just experienced one of the most remarkable chapters of my life. Earlier in the year I underwent a major surgery, quit my corporate job and disembarked in the old continent, all in a span of 30 days. Guided by my inner compass, I fulfilled a childhood dream to wonder in faraway shores with no set agenda, choosing destinations on the fly. Dream-like experiences were now forever etched into my skin. Someone wise said that there is something exquisitely powerful to be savored when you create space to step into your dreams, no matter how big or small. It may also come with notes of pungent bittersweetness. For days post arrival, I was overdosing on a cocktail of feelings that kept me both joyfully smiling and heartbreakingly shed