It sucks to suck.

from a wonderful little backpacking trip last weekend It’s hard to be bad at things. It’s not easy to suck at something, but to still love it and want to pursue it. The society that we live in encourages excellence while simultaneously discouraging the learning process. Everywhere we look we see examples of people doing things that they are great at. Social media can make it seem like we are better at things than we truly are. Back in the day, unless you were actually a professional and had magazine articles written about you or what not, to know how good someone is at a certain skill, like for say climbing, you would probably have to either have a conversation with them about it, or actuall