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Recent Posts

Mountain Bikes and Bothy Nights The story of my journey round the bothies of Scotland by mountain bike. One of the most fun weeks of my life. Read »
How We Learn to get Good at Stuff This is not a post about photography. Sure, it describes how I learned to take good photographs*, but it’s actually about how we learn to do anything. It’s a formula for getting good at stuff. I decided I wanted to […] Read »
My Summer Solstice Microadventure Challenge Here are a few issues that I have: I am too busy to live as adventurously as I would like When I’m documenting an adventure I get so obsessed that I sometimes forget to enjoy the experience itself I am […] Read »
Make Time for Microadventure The single biggest obstacle that gets between people and the adventures they dream of is a lack of time. Read »
The Variety of Silences Much of your outlook is moulded by your youth. And when I first became interested in travel and adventure I was young, skint, eager to suffer, and excited by ascetism. I felt journeys meant more when you’d got there under […] Read »
Story Telling and Adventure Some advice on whether, and how, to tell the story of your adventure. Read »
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