uphill, and against the wind

april 16
the first climb
If there is one thing I have beat myself up for in the past, it’s for making plans and then failing to carry them out. These plans are usually grandiose and well beyond my mental health abilities to make into reality. To be fair, they are also very good ideas and deserved to be thunk of by a more capable (ie, mentally healthier) person than me. So you’d think announcing to people that I was planning to spend three months next year bicycle camping in Japan wasn’t the smartest thing. Talk about a grandiose plan. But a few things that…