I don’t believe in fate, but if I did, I’d use The Wilderness as evidence as to why. The restaurant is a forced move; previously Nomad, a concise space where nature and provenance were key, short-lived when the lawyers from New York’s NoMad started stamping their feet. 876 more words
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More has been taught to me in the wilderness than any other place in my life. I don’t know if it’s just that I don’t learn very well in traditional settings, or if I just don’t get it in the normal ways… but often times a lesson that’s being taught to me isn’t understood until I’m strapped to my pack and my quads are burning as they push me up the trail. 1,242 more words
all that is gold does not glitter,
not all those who wander are lost […].
(“The Riddle of Strider”, JRR Tolkien)
seven individuals whom God displaced in history: Elijah, Father Avraham, Yosef who became a prototype of Messiah in his suffering, Yiftach, Rabbi Paul and, largely because his murderous temper condemned him to exile in Midyan, Moses. 756 more words