So today is Friday, and day 14 of this experiment. There is a new restaurant/brewery that opened up right across the street from my gym. I drive by the area often, so I have seeing signs for it for a few months now. It looked intriguing, and so it quickly became another one of those places that … Continue reading 14th Day of New: GraniteCity Restaurant Brewery
Today I decided to check out a Tea store nearby. Yes, a tea store. I didn’t know they existed either, but I like tea, and it seemed different enough to be worth exploring today.Also the proximity of it made it appealing, as I had very little time today. So I ended up going during my … Continue reading 13th Day of New: The Tea Store
Today, I definitely considered quitting this experiment. By Wednesday afternoon, I typically feel so immersed in the corporate trap of my job that my mood is destroyed.Today was no exception, and I was lacking any energy or motivation to force myself to find something new. I got home from work with a vague idea … Continue reading 12th Day of New: Oakhurst County Forest Preserve
Days of New Experiment Sometime in the Autumn of last year, I found myself reflecting on my life. I realized that I was living the same uninspired day every day. I was never trying anything new, never going anywhere new, and not even meeting new people anymore. I was trapped in a rut. I … Continue reading The First 11 Days of New
An adventure is a new experience that pushes me out of my comfort zone, allowing me to shine with joy, to burn with passion, and to continuously grow and develop as a human and spiritual being. The Most Dangerous Place in The World The core of my definition of adventure is that it pushes me … Continue reading The Most Dangerous Place in The Worl
Hello again, internet world. The last time I stepped into the Forum of Aditus Maximus was to write my first introductory blog. That post, titled “The Single Step“, symbolized my first hesitant attempt OUT of my spirit-draining corporate rut, and my first trepidatious step INTO the world of adventure blogging. Starting a blog felt like … Continue reading The Second Step: What is Adventure?
Hello, I am Aditus Maximus, and welcome to the first page of my Adventure Blog. I am an adventurous soul who has been finding that years in Corporate America have slowly and relentlessly been extinguishing my passion and eroding my adventurous spirit. The more I watch this happen, the more horrified I become, yet I find it … Continue reading The Single Step