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Lessons from the Pacific Crest Trail

I’m halfway through Gail Storey’s memoir, I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool for Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail—in preparation for her upcoming Guac & Chips interview and Ripen Your Writing teleseminar—and I’m struck by the fact that every venture, even of the feet, is ultimately a cell-splitting journey of the self.

It makes sense, then, that the language stopping me in my tracks while navigating Gail’s endearingly gutsy narrative has illuminated my own interior journey since launching The Avocado Sisterhood a month ago.

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