The Doorstep Mile
Crossing the Threshold
About to step across the threshold—backpack on, shoes laced up, route mapped, door wide open—and there I stop, immobile.
Have you ever found yourself struggling to take the first step? That, my friend, is where I find myself.
The Norwegians have a word for it, dørstokmilla, the doorstep mile. It’s the psychological distance that needs to be traveled to l…