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Advice on Lighting Fires Having a campfire to sit round and tell tall tales whilst you toast marshmallows makes any microadventure more magical. But, perhaps more than for anything else in the world of microadventures, the rules of common sense and courtesy apply about […] Read »
And Now What? Dealing with Finishing a big Expedition Some questions to help your post-expedition phase be as smooth as possible. Read »
My Spring Microadventure The Year of Microadventure project is gathering pace nicely, gathering plenty of new recruits as the weather improves. The idea is simple: spend one night a month under the stars for a year. I’ve always known that some people will […] Read »
Thoughts on Turning your Hobby into your Career So, you want to be a professional adventurer? You want to go beyond simply doing great journeys in your spare time, holidays or sabbaticals. Here are a few thoughts, for what they’re worth, about what I’ve learned over the last […] Read »
The Purpose of the Adventure Questions to ask yourself before you begin... Read »
What advice do you have for beginning writers? 1. Write a lot. 2. Don’t be in a hurry to publish. 3. Find the work that moves you the most deeply and read it over and over again. I’ve had many great teachers, but the most valuable lessons I […] Read »
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