The Goodbye Letters are all finished and presently sit on my bed, waiting to be given out, to be read. The letters have helped me put an end to most of my sadness, and now, the night before departure for Japan, I feel perfectly calm.
I understand fully that this will be the most difficult trip of my life, that anything could happen and that I will miss those I love more than I can ever comprehend. I understand all of this, yet I feel as if I am ready.
I am ready for an adventure that will change my life forever.
And so, in the calm after the storm, I wait for the curtain of darkness to fall. Read more of Zoe’s travels…