Tag Archive for: challenges

VIDEO | PS: What happened in that airport?

Nearly twenty years ago, I wrote Barbara Sher a letter, as I'm sure untold thousands have over the years, to thank her for the day she changed my life. I didn't expect a reply,... Read more

Death by a thousand cuts.  Where adventure goes to die and how we can revive it again.

Death by a thousand cuts. Where adventure goes to die and how we can revive it again.

The death of adventure rarely happens quickly through a single, mortal blow. It’s often the result of a slow destruction of hope and purpose through the cumulative effects of many different things over time.

  • What makes a dream improbable?
  • What... Read more
Rock. Paper. Estrogen.  (Guess which one wins every time?)

Rock. Paper. Estrogen. (Guess which one wins every time?)

I remember sitting in the reading circle in kindergarten while our teacher shared a story about an amazing house that had a star inside. What she was describing was an apple, and when she cut it open in... Read more