When I think back to my Everest trek, I rarely think of the hardships, but it is fascinating to consider all that I faced. Foot injures, nerve injuries, cramps, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, exhaustion; none of it stopped me, nor does it stop most trekkers. At home, I would easily take the day off for any of these ailments, but in the mountains, a day off is not possible. The mountains mold you.
My journey through the Himalayas has proven to me that the cookie-cutters society stuffs us into are plastic, malleable, and ultimately breakable. My shift in perspective came from the meditative experience I felt during my trek to Everest Base Camp. Now before you turn away, let me clarify that this is not a spiritual post.
I’m in a constant state of exhaustion And all I can hear is this idyllic, yet still arcane, voice longing ever so deeply for a
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Houses we have a plenty, but homes are one in a few; you’ll find it when you are lucky; you’ll find it when you are ready
Today I bought fruits and veggies in reusable bags. I used old t-shirts and bandanas to make bags for my items. Sure, it would be easier to buy reusable produce bags, but the very production of such bags actually takes more resources than producing plastic bags. Surprised? So was I…
She cannot apologize for her nature, Not when Earth doesn’t regret her own. She’s not sorry for the rain that leaves her eyes Or for