Given the Choice

Given the choice between the safer easy option and the potentially difficult unknown, which do you choose? Spending much of my mental energy recently in the final stages of preparation for the Colorado Trail. There's still snow in the high points. Exactly how much, how deep, or for how far is kind of a guess. … Continue reading Given the Choice

In the Arena

“I’m going to live in the arena. I’m going to be brave with my life. I’m going to show up. I’m going to take chances, and if you’re brave with your life, if you choose to live in the arena, you’re going to get your ass kicked. You’re going to fall, you’re going to fail, … Continue reading In the Arena

Slowing Down

Movement, action, and busyness equal growth. Right? Sure, sometimes. But what about stillness? I have been finding more and more growth through stillness, quiet, slowing down. My mind is so chaotic. Constantly thinking through every little detail, all the what-ifs, and conjuring up plans A, B, and C-- you know, just in case. I went … Continue reading Slowing Down