listen at the dark wood dining room table by yourself in the dead of winter while your boyfriend is out for a run and you have just finished doing the week’s grocery shopping together and soon he will be back and you will cook and sit and touch and sleep
Shooting a line at Lago Fagnano, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. Photo: Doug Tompkins Yvon Chouinard has been wearing the same flannel shirt for 20 years. The 74-year-old conservationist, out-of-the-box thinker, athlete, and craftsman is also a business leader who is always pushing Patagonia, the …
i THINK YOU WOULD BE PERFECT FOR MY 29 YEAR OLD SON. HE WILL BE IN SANTA MONICA THIS WEEK AND MAYBE YOU WOULD BE ABLE TO MEET ON THE WEEKEND. I KNOW THIS MAY SEEM STRANGE, A MOM LOOKING FOR HER SON, BUT GOD DIRECTS ME. AND DON’T WORRY MY SON IS HANDSOME, COMPASSIOATE, AND ALL AROUND FANTASTIC PERSON.
“Don’t get stuck. Move, travel, take a class, take a risk. There is a season for wildness and a season for settledness, and this is neither. This season is about becoming. Don’t lose yourself at happy hour, but don’t lose yourself on the corporate ladder either. Stop every once in a while and go out to coffee or climb in bed with your journal. Now is your time. Walk closely with people you love. Don’t get stuck in the past, and don’t try to fast-forward yourself into a future you haven’t yet earned. Give today all the love and intensity and courage you can, and keep travelling honestly along life’s path.”