Hold Fast and Jim Brown’s Inspiration

From the Exploring with Bruce Facebook Page: So I’m volunteering in Peru a while back, and I’m with fellow cancer survivors and current patients. We are all giving back, and giving to ourselves a renewed spirit and faith in humanity, and faith in ourselves. While in Peru, I met this guy named Jim. He’s open, […]

Getting Ready To Chill Out – Next stop Antarctica!

My Next Destination!    I absolutely love the continent of South America and look forward to spending more time here, but as a friend said to me, “Bruce, you’ve done so much, … you need to Chill Out for a bit.”   Sounds like a great plan, so I am leaving today. Next Stop, Antartica! […]

Now In Ushuaia, Argentina … “The End of the World” ….

I arrived in Ushuaia Argentina last night. Ushuaia calls itself, “Fin del Mundo” (or, “The End of the World”), because it is the Southern most reasonably populated cities on the planet, and it is where one of the most Southern roads in South America ends. It is also the gate way to another very special place. […]

Crashing the Santiago Cancer March and the Viña del Mar Audible – 3 days in Santiago Part 2 

Crashing the Santiago Cancer March  (This is Part 2 of the post, “3 days in Santiago”) After completing my volunteer assignment with the preschool kids in Lima, and visiting Cusco, Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Peru (see the links at the bottom of this post for more info on those […]

A Gift of Love and Music – Mi Cumpleaños in Lima Peru

Many months ago when I was planning for my trip to volunteer in Peru, I noticed that my birthday happened to fall within the pre-determined dates of the volunteer assignment.  For a moment I felt a little funny about being away from my two sons and friends on my Birthday. I had been away traveling […]

Welcome to Exploring with Bruce – The “About Me” backstory

Hi I’m Bruce.  I am a Father, a music lover, a cancer survivor, a former corporate employee, a creative soul, a humanitarian that enjoys giving back and I really love to explore. I lived in Southern California most of my life, but things are changing now.  After a series of major life-altering events, I looked […]