Fresh Starts Series
Push the reset button on fears. In this series, authors explore challenges that held them back + how they worked with them to realize stronger versions of themselves.
words and photos by Ashleigh McEuen :: My packed bag sits by my door. My alarm, set for 4 a.m., is unnecessary: I am drifting anxiously in and out [...]
words and photos by Shani Leead :: A few years ago, if you asked if I would scramble to the top of a rock formation, I would have looked [...]
words by Traci Saor :: The kayak wobbled. Her paddle hit the water and splashed muddy brown water over her and into the cockpit. “This is scary,” Danielle* whispered [...]
words by Alexandra Pierce :: “You had worse crashes when you were more hurt and you ended up okay,” I say to myself. Standing in the shower, I [...]
words and photos by Kathie Green :: The raft was unpacked, the fire was crackling. I crouched on the sand, adjusting my camera to capture the stars. As [...]
Riding the gondola to the top of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. Photo and words: Lisa Kowieski 10:00 a.m. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Golden, British Columbia: Rain is coming [...]
words by Rachel Clark; illustration by Lisa Kowieski A forty-foot wall is really high when you’re only a little taller than five feet. I was 18 when [...]
Cycling brings people together. It’s why I began biking and how I’ve met some of my closest friends. It’s what I encourage others to do every day at the shop [...]
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