January 2017 results lesson learned

Book Excerpt: Lesson Learned

We loaded canoes and as we shoved off shore, a steady rain fell.

red-winged blackbird

Book Excerpt: Welcoming the Red-Winged Blackbirds

Mother Nature never ceases to astound.

Book Excerpt: Lurching Towards Launch

Screw it. I thought. Just push ahead with what you know.

Book Excerpt: Launching a Company

I decided to start listening to the little voice that whispered in my ear, “work for yourself.”

Staying present in this setting should be easy

Book Excerpt: Staying Present

As I drive down Highway 69 to the 400 past Britt, past Pointe au Baril, past Shawanaga First Nation, and...

swiftwater rescue swimming

Book Excerpt: Unwinding after Swimming

I got off the bus back at the lodge and headed straight for the cabin. I didn’t want to be...

Arrival at WT

Book Excerpt: Arrival

My bus chirped with the sounds of friends getting caught up after a summer away and second year students getting...

starting over

Book Excerpt: Starting Over

Starting over at 34 is a daunting experience.

fossils and fuzzy caterpillars

Book Excerpt: Fossils and Fuzzy Caterpillars

I trailed the other girls as we tripped down the trail towards the lake.