What A Journey It Has Been

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness Wow, what a journey it has been! It has been a very long time since I have last written and published an article. This has been due to… Continue reading What A Journey It Has Been

Get Up and Go

“Do not wait: the time will never be 'just right'. Start where you stand, and work whatever tools you may have at your command and better tools will be found as you go along.”― Napoleon Hill Hello, Drifters! I just wanted to do a short, encouraging blog. It is now the year 2020! Put the past… Continue reading Get Up and Go

An Unexpected Turn of Events

“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost Question: if you could sum up your life in three words what would it be and why? Mine would be "life is vast". I say this because of the vast experiences we all have, rather directly or… Continue reading An Unexpected Turn of Events

First Step On Your Journey

"To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice"— Elizabeth Gilbert. Hello Drifters, So, I didn't know where I was going to start with this, but I am just going to go for it. Why not, right? Anyways, traveling. That may illicit many emotions for you. What emotions comes up first? Happiness, sadness, nervous...shame? Yes, shame.… Continue reading First Step On Your Journey

Hello Fellow Drifters

The definition of the word "drifter": "A person who goes from place to place, job to job, etc.,remaining in each for a short period of time." Hello and welcome to my blog that I, finally, decided to start again. My name is Ashley Jerkins and I am The Spirited Drifter. First and foremost, I chose… Continue reading Hello Fellow Drifters