Doing what you like is freedom.
Liking what you do is happiness.

Kathleen EvansHola. Hello. Namaste.
I'm Kathleen Evans,
Writer-Traveler-Humanitarian
Thanks for joining me on Kats Journey!

CURRENT HOMETOWN: Tamarindo, Costa Rica
ULTIMATE PASSION: Travel
BIGGEST INSPIRATION: Helping Others

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Travel

Cuba’s Rich Backdrop: A Photo Essay

I adored my photography class junior and senior years of high school. What made the experience so incredible? Perhaps it was my quintessentially cool teacher, Mr. Colombe (insert high school girl crush here). Perhaps it was the hours of darkroom freedom I was granted to experiment with this art form. Regardless of the reasons, it …

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Health

Laser Vision Correction: What I Wished My Doctor Told Me

LASIK corrective eye surgery is a common elective surgery to correct myopia (nearsightedness). Millions of people go under the proverbial knife (or laser, in this case) annually.  The procedure amazingly takes only a few minutes for both eyes.  In simple terms, successful surgery looks like this: The laser (or blade) cuts a small flap on …

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Finances

Top 10 Tips to Avoid Job Burnout

I worked for “the man” in Corporate America for over a quarter of a century both in commission-only media sales and, for a short time, in middle management.  I eventually left an ample paying position with health care benefits, a nice expense account, and 401k matching to pursue a different dream – releasing myself of …

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World

Expat vs. Immigrant: Terminology Test

I recently shared on social media an article I wrote for International Living Magazine. As far as I could see, it was certainly innocuous in its presentation –  detailing one of the smaller beach communities along the NW Pacific coast of Costa Rica.  In it, I described the close-knit expat community in a very positive …

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Food & Wine

Fierce Foodie: Cambodia

I recently answered one of those “get to know you” Facebook questions about the most disgusting thing I have ever eaten. I have never seen so many “puking” emoji and gif responses in one place (except for a few political posts – but I am not going there). It created such a stir I decided to …

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Candi-Man is a contemporary novel based on the journey of a supermodel's rise to fame and her discovery of the dark underworld of international sexual perverts, stalkers, drug dealers and the dangers she faces through interactions  with them on her social media fan page. Learn more about the book.

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