Items tagged "Cheryl Strayed"

Cheryl Strayed

Author Cheryl Strayed has been an inspiration of mine since I first read Wild, her memoir about the challenges and grief of her young life and her subsequent solo journey on the Pacific Crest Trail. It’s a story about the value of adventures, risk taking, and self-discovery. Oprah liked the book enough to choose it […]

Rocky Mountain High

I recently returned from a two week trip to Aspen, Colorado. Nestled in a remote valley in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains, Aspen is best known for its ski slopes and ridiculously high cost of living, but it’s full of quaint and unexpected treasures, too. I expected to fall in love when I first […]