A journey of 1000 steps

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step." - Lao Tzu It is no small wonder that you are alive and that I am writing to YOU. One thing that's become ever more apparent this year is just how precious life is. It isn't straight forward to be born into this world or to [...]

Mental Mountains: Perry’s Lookdown to Du Faur Head Return, Blackheath Blue Mountains NSW

“If you want to conquer fear, don't sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” ― Dale Carnegie Whether we recognise it or not, each of us live with fear everyday. I don't think it's possible to conquer it entirely but I know for sure that we gain so much if we [...]

Cowan to Berowra Waters Return in Winter

Who's the kid on the hike? Oh wait, that's me... Among the burn in the legs, the sore arches and the mental game of putting one foot in front of the other up the hills, I find so much joy and accomplishment from hiking - and the elation of being a child again. This time [...]