Hike Your Own Life Hike

  When my son (Trail name Camel) and I (Toe Tape) set out to walk a 300 km trail in nine days,  I was introduced to the concept of, “Hike your own Hike.” Meaning that among fellow hikers there is given a freedom for each person to hike in a speed, rhythm, time, and manner that…

When I Die I’ll Be On Time

“When I die, I’ll be on time.” (Lumineers, Lyrics to Cleopatra) I’m going to be  less “on time” for several events or activities, I’m not even going to show up at all for some others. While hiking 300 km across Prince Edward Island on the Confederation Trail last summer, at about the halfway point we…