Take The Risk.

T.S. Elliot once said, “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”  So many of us stand on the sidelines looking at life and say, “I could never do that?” But how do we truly know that to be true unless we try?

My whole life I have been a dreamer. There were all sorts of goals and life accomplishments I wanted to experience. Some I achieved and succeeded at, but others… well if they required too much I just brushed it off… “That’s too hard. Definitely not for me.”

Maybe getting older has made me more reflective, but after turning 40 I started taking inventory of my life. When I looked back one thing was painfully obvious….. Continue reading

Living Life

I have never been what you would call a Risk taker. In fact, I am pretty much the total opposite.  So a month ago, when I announced to my friend and family that I was going to hike the 3rd highest peak in the Appalachians ALONE, they didn’t really give it much thought.  Truth be told, I am not sure that many of them EVEN heard what I said.

Yep.  I’m that lazy. Continue reading