I didn’t know how much of this last week would be spent dealing with fear. Heights, the dark, spiders in the toilet, bigger kids. All normal parts of a week of play in a field on the edge of a wood. But what struck me again and again is the resilience and bravery of children who know they are afraid but refuse to let that get in the way of experience. [..read more..]
Sunrise from our camp on West bay.
Photo: Tim Rowe
I have recently come back from a month long trip deep into the wilderness in NW Ontario, Canada. Which almost explains how quiet I have been here recently. It has been a lot to process. [..read more..]
Challenge: moving out of your comfort zone but still being able to function
“So, what makes you feel comfortable?” This was the question I asked a group of seven to nine year olds this week. [..read more..]