Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?
— Mary Oliver, The Summer Day

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Learning To Fall

Kids are so resilient. They fall down and bounce back immediately like they’re made of rubber.

How I’m learning to live my life more like a kid - unafraid of falling and bouncing back.

To The Fat Outdoorswoman

An original trail journal entry, published on the She Explores website.

A letter to every fellow fat girl who doesn’t let the jiggle get in the way of her adventures.

The Little Voice Inside

I have a running monologue inside my head at all times, and usually it’s encouraging things.

But sometimes, the little voice inside tells me something different, and I have to listen…