A Look Back

Publish date: Jul 7, 2019

Today we conquered the last big climb until Massachusetts. The past few days have been long and hard for us. As we neared the end of our break at the base of the last 3000’ gain, I read aloud an old note I found on my phone from 2015:

I probably got this list from the internet somewhere. In practice, I’m motivated at different times by different reasons. Sometimes I’m fueled by some adventure I have planned up ahead. Sometimes I’m just zoning out as I walk through a particularly pretty section. Usually, though, I’m motivated by testing and pushing my willpower.