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“Into the Wild” by Jon Krakauer

I wanted to read this account of Chris McCandless’ journey after posting this excerpt from the book that helped me keep things in perspective during a challenging time in my life. Undoubtedly, the sense of journey and wanderlust portrayed in … Continue reading

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“Why “No Plan B” Is The Only Plan” by Anderson Cooper

My wife sent me this article on Fast Company and after reading the first three paragraphs I was excited and saying to myself, “This is what I need to do!” So many of us say that but then don’t have … Continue reading

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“Wild” by Cheryl Strayed

Man craves adventure (see more of this idea with Krakauer’s “Into the Wild”). I say “man” in both the male and female sense, perhaps mankind. Our sense of adventure has driven humanity to travel to the moon, strive to reach … Continue reading

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Encouragement When I was Down. “Into the Wild” by Jon Krakauer

My wife sent me this excerpt from Jon Krakauer’s “Into the Wild”. I’ve added “Into the Wild” to my reading list so expect to see those notes in the future. This citation came to me at a time when I … Continue reading

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