A Thousand Steps

Musings on life and living


The lonely mountain
December 31, 2012

On Loneliness

Loneliness affects us all. If you’re traveling alone, or find yourself in a new set of life circumstance where you are disconnected from those routines and people that add comfort to your life, it is almost inevitable that you will come to feel lonely at some point. It is difficult to build lasting, deep relationships – Read More –

Jungle path, lessons from the road, travel
December 27, 2012

Lessons from the Road

Travel is a ruthless and effective teacher. From the first step outside your home, you are thrown into a world of uncertainty, and in this world, you’re forced to cope, adjust, and learn, or suffer. It need not be cruel, as these lessons, even the hard learned ones, are ones that you will carry with – Read More –