TBLI Mariah

TBLI Round V, Part 7: An (Almost) Perfect Ending

https://player.vimeo.com/video/121763676 The last day of my trip had come. I couldn’t believe how fast the time went, and I was excited for some of the...

TBLI Round V, Part 6: Expect the Unexpected

https://player.vimeo.com/video/121556572 With only two days left, I wanted to make sure I saw as much as I could of the larger Samoan Island of Upolu. We...

TBLI Round V, Part 5: I Can Feel You, Mom

https://player.vimeo.com/video/121322317 This trip is flying by. My time has been jam-packed, just how I like it to be. I can’t believe there are only a...

TBLI Round V, Part 4: Putting Soccer on the Map

https://player.vimeo.com/video/121117753 I met a lot of people on the sixth day of my journey. After my radio interview, things kind of blew up. WiFi has been pretty...

TBLI Round V, Part 3: “If I See One More Mosquito…”

https://vimeo.com/120892549 I woke up to the luckiest twelve mosquitos on the island; somehow they had found their way inside the net that covered my bed....

TBLI Round V, Part 2: No Short Shorts

https://vimeo.com/120892549 I spent my second night in Samoa in a treehouse. All of my childhood dreams and sketches could never have come close to dreaming up...

TBLI Round V, Part 1: Hitting the Ground Jumping

https://vimeo.com/120696381 My travel day to Samoa started as so many trips seem to go: with a cancelled flight. With each minute that my rescheduled aircraft was delayed,...