Storyteller’s Project: Away We Go


The true benefits of travel don’t tend to show themselves immediately. It seems only fitting then to share my story about my Remote Year experience on the Storyteller Project‘s platform to 300+ audience members almost a year and a half after getting back. It was an incredible and also challenging journey that I’m still uncovering the benefits from. Below is the rough script from my story, without a doubt, I deviated from it during the sharing of the telling, but you get the gist. Hope you enjoy!

When I graduated college in 2011, I knew I wouldn’t fit into the traditional 9 to 5 job. I know thought sounds incredibly millennial, but my dad worked in technology and from home for a large portion of my childhood, so he modeled for me early on to this concept of working remotely. So when it came time to graduate and find a job, I said screw it, and started my own business, Soucie Holdings LLC, amazing name. I know. I freelanced for a few years and loved it. I could travel when I wanted...