I remember when I first started running how reluctant I was to call myself a runner. "Runner" was just not my identity - I was a soccer player who used running to get in shape. My habits and activities and very sense of self were intimately connected with the game I...
How going solo helps us meet ourselves and become the adventure buddy we’d like to be.
You know the one. It's the friend of fatigue, disappointment, pain and failure. It whispers to you of the comforts of sitting down, stopping, sleeping in. It loves to show up when I'm tired. Relax, this voice says, don't do so much. You've got time. This might be...
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About The Author
Teri Smith is a photographer, writer and adventure seeker in the Pacific Northwest. Learn more here.