A GLOBAL MOBILE MOTHER’S DAY

Global mobile citizens, naturally, have a different Mother’s Day experience than they would in their home country. First, it’s not celebrated on the same day. Last week was Mother’s Day in the Czech Republic. It passed with a whisper. Nothing like Mother’s Day in the United States celebrated at mythic proportions, fueled by the capitalist […]

LIBERATION DAY

We are celebrating Liberation Day here in my new home in Prague. It is a day filled with symbolism for me. I am familiar with the history of this day in this country. The people of this nation had their lives back. Had survived a dark time. Could rebuild. That is just what this city […]

IDIOT’S GUIDE TO MOVING YOUR BLOG TO A HOSTED SERVER

I said I would go into more detail about my exploits in the world of website building on the way to the much-promised passive income through the internet. After all, generating income through the internet is the definition of a Digital Nomad. My objective was to launch a website for my recently published book, Two […]

GUEST POST – Lenka Černáková on Internship at a Co-working Space

My Internship at Coworking Locus Workspace Even Digital Nomads need to create community, and co-working spaces are perfect for that, even if you aren’t using the space for everyday work. Remember The C in Co-working Stands for Community, we talked about co-working spaces and part of a location independent professional’s community.  You have a chance to […]

Where in the World Was the Global Mobile Worker? Or How Not to Migrate to a Hosted Server

URGENT NEWS RELEASE – I’M BACK In the over four years that I have been doing this blog, there were very few gaps in posting. I posted from jungles in Guatemala, I posted from Havana, Cuba, talking my way into a hotel’s business center because that is the only place to get the internet in […]

The C in Co-Working Space Also Stands for Community

When I first arrived in town I used Meetup to find people who shared common interest. That led me straight to Locus Co-working space. Once in the door, I quickly connected with both the startup community and the writing community, common members of co-working spaces. It has been almost three years now and although I […]

FINDING YOUR EQUILIBRIUM

Returning to a full-time job life has been equal parts thrilling and destabilizing. The job is fascinating, filled with mystery and deeply intense. The job demanded extensive periods of time in Seattle, which thrust me into the world of my former country. More about that later. I’ve discovered that nothing defines your desires better than […]

Global Mobile Workers in Color

The internet promised many things upon is inception. To democratize knowledge by sending information to the farthest cornors of the earth, to shed light on the evils and corruption of governments, and to break down the barriers of gender, race, ethnicity, and religion. You could chat with people all over the world and they wouldn’t […]

CLICK YOU HEELS TWICE AND YOU’RE HOME

  It’s natural that I would take stock of my time in Seattle on the day of my departure. It’s been an impactful trip. I am glad my reintroduction to the United States was in a city I didn’t know well. I could say hello to my country with a fresh perspective. With the same […]

When Everything Isn’t a Rainbow – The LGBT Digital Nomad

Being a Digital Nomad takes vision and courage. And being an LGBT Digital Nomad takes it to a whole other level. It’s surprisingly something I have rarely written about. I suppose it was my border crossing, leaving Prague for Seattle, that compelled me to finally speak up. I was raised by Civil Rights Activist who […]

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