I little over year ago I started a new hobby, surfing. Surfing is a really strange activity. Unlike running, biking, hiking, swimming, surfing brings all sorts of epic connotations. It is beautiful, elegant, cool, and elite. I mean, very few people in the world even have access to the sport.
And it was for some of these reasons that I decided to try my hand. A group of my friends have been going out surfing Thursday morning for years, and have been inviting me, to no avail. It was too early, it is too cold, and I hate feeling like an idiot trying new things in front of people. But last fall, I got over myself and did it. And it has been life changing.Read More