The Thing About Crossroads

Photo by Mike Enerio on Unsplash

August 14, 2011. I walked out my front door well before sunrise. August mornings here can dawn above 80 °F (27 °C) and that morning was no exception. I set out with my youngest brother-in-law (who was 16 years old at the time) to conquer one of the tallest mountains (Lone Peak) in our area¹.

I was in the best physical shape of my life. For 3 years, I’d run 3 to 5 times a week and averaged more than 30 miles a week…

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Aaron Pace

Aaron Pace

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Married to my best friend. Father to five exuberant children. Fledgling entrepreneur. Writer. Software developer. Inventory management expert.