Hiking as Scholé: Recovering your sense of wonder

We think of leisure as reclining on the couch eating peeled grapes that someone else has prepared for us. Or, at least, that was one of the first images I had when someone said I should be teaching from rest. Hiking is not that. It is certainly, at the very least, physical exertion. So how can I say that hiking is scholé? Scholé is an attitudinal posture. It is an expectation of seeing something worth seeing, of receiving the gift … Read More