You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That’s an education in itself.

Carol Burnett

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The beginning is always today. —Mary Shelley Day 1, Harts Pass to Holman Creek Trail Junction, 13 miles And so
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. – Sally Berger I sleep fitfully, my hips complaining. Every time I
It is never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot Who am I now? Not
Be yourself. That’s the way it’s supposed to be. —Joan Jett I wake up late, at least for me, at
Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass. – Maya Angelou Nights aren’t easy. I wasn’t invaded
There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills I wake up late after taking pain reliever, running
Stay strong. Make them wonder how you’re still smiling. – Anonymous I sleep reasonably well even if I have to
Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim. – Nora Ephron Sunrise on ‘four falls’ – yes,