Tag Archives: confidence

Just enjoy the view

This is a concept discussed in the book I mentioned in my last post, Being, written by Bennet Wong and Jock McKeen: When people stand forth they become autonomous and individuated. They derive their self-esteem from their own sense of jobs … Continue reading

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Control/Vulnerability

I learned one of my patterns of behaviour today. Two people who are each important to me are engaging in conflict. To me, watching from the outside, it is hard to understand the conflict. I’ve done a lot of work … Continue reading

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Growing pains

Today feels like growing pains. So much changes for me day to day. And just as I wrote that, I remembered how not even 6 months ago I was begging for change to tear me out of the deep period of … Continue reading

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Today is the first day of the rest of your life…

I’ve always loved that saying and I feel it is really true for me today. It’s been 20 days since my long-term relationship ended. It’s been hard, the death of this dream. I’m 34 and single (hurts to say that), now live with … Continue reading

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30 hikes in 30 days: Week in review

Saturday, March 14 already! That’s exciting, really, really exciting. Means Monday is my half-way mark, yippeeeeee! This week has been a hard one. I’ve been waking up exhausted and it’s been a real struggle to keep pushing on and continuing … Continue reading

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Day 9 and 10: Negotiations

Yesterday’s hike, March 10, was a tough one. Not the actual trail. I went on Cottonwood again. I had intended to go up Cottonwood 300, a branch, and did walk up it about 100 metres…but then I turned around and … Continue reading

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Freedom Friday

It’s Friday again. Generally I like to do something exciting and fitness-oriented on Fridays, but today I’m going to break the pattern since I’m feeling generally unwell. This week started off well. On Tuesday I went to check out a … Continue reading

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