Tag: Purpose

  • A Theory of “Rain Skills”

    I have a “Theory of Rain Skills” that I have been developing over the past few decades. And, given the amount of rain (and summer snow squalls) that I have experienced over the years, I have had lots of opportunities to test the theory and to refine it. It might be worth noting that the […]

  • Hiking on Purpose

    Thoreau once wrote that he went to the woods “to live deliberately“. To live deliberately means to live (to decide and to act) with intention and with some clarity of focus. I like to know why I am on trips … especially difficult or challenging trips. I like, for example, to have a clear sense […]