Jenny Beck

I am a chiropractor, health advocate and advocate for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community.

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Welcome to Saigon
a day ago
The warm night air covered me like a blanket. People around me were chatting happily while neon lights advertised the stores lining the street. It was late at night but the city was bustling and scoot...
The Window
24 days ago
Staring through the glass Waiting for the time to pass Isolated Sunrise and night fades Warm sun and dark shade Frustrated Sunset and shadows fall Wishing you could embrace it all Loneliness Night com...
Volcanic Craters and Tea Fields
2 months ago
I stared at the hissing lake, a gray greenish color, spewing blasts of sulfur into the sky. It smelled distinctly like rotten eggs. The crater lake bubbled and roared. It was a scene straight out of M...
Sultans, Temples, and Coconut Rice
2 months ago
I stood in the pre-dawn darkness outside of the Losman (Indonesian hostel) and waited for the bus. When I entered the bus, I was pleasantly surprised to meet two young European women about my age. The...
Tears and Fears in Kakum National Park
3 months ago
"Don't look down," I whisper to myself. Ahead of me lies my nemesis, two planks with a rope handle hanging over empty space. Never a fan of heights, I consider backing out and heading down the mountai...
The Butterfly
3 months ago
Gossamer wings A fragile thing Floating in the warm air Seemingly without a care An image of light Beautiful and bright No one knows the darkness it endured The blackness it knew before Inside the coc...