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.
Rhythmic oscillations bombard us daily and herd us to remain in sync with them. Beats from the headphones that house themselves in our ears or the pulses we create
Space. We occupy it mindlessly but when we feel it, our stomachs drop. We don’t want to be alone, so we take precautions to mind
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.
Definitions are restrictive. They are the wrappers of the goods that hide inside. We must undefine words to truely understand what they mean.
You are only limited by your mind. You have the power to build yourself as you please and to break yourself down to your elements.
This compass doesn’t point north It doesn’t hold magnetic properties But it still works on the basis of attraction To take you to what you
How To Overcome Your Disability
-Don’t just overcome it, embrace it. Trust me, you’ll be much better off. Your disability is your strength. Don’t be the next Bethany Hamilton or the next Stephen King, be the next YOU.