hiking scared

  Several years ago, I visited Glacier National Park.  It was a wonderful week of reading, journaling, and hours hiking through stunning scenery.  I went for solitude and reflection.  But it was the experience of day-hiking that produced a major insight about myself: I walk through life looking over my shoulder. The insight came because I hiked the whole week literally looking over my shoulder.  Glacier National Park has the highest population of grizzly bears of any U.S. national park.  So I walked those impressive trails with one eye on… Continue reading hiking scared