1-in-100 Warrior Award: Lesley Carter

2 Mar

“Out of every one hundred men, ten shouldn’t even be there, eighty are just targets, nine are the real fighters, and we are lucky to have them, for they make the battle. Ah, but the one, one is a Warrior, and he will bring the others back.” ~Heraclitus

I honestly don’t know where to begin. Lesley Carter of Bucket List Publications has done and seen so much, where do I start when trying to describe this adventurous, fearless and passionate young lady? This might be a good start, a wonderful article that scratches the surface of the adventures of Lesley and her husband: http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/2012/01/18/the-most-exciting-woman-on-earth/

For anyone that thinks they’re too “busy” to do all of the things they’ve always wanted to do, take note from Lesley. There’s almost never a valid reason or excuse to keep you from doing something you love. White-water rafting, skydiving, paragliding, bungee jumping, rock climbing, dog sledding, base jumping, kayaking, surfing, boogie boarding, rappelling, and caving, plus visiting more than 33 countries. Did she slow down after getting pregnant? Not on your life! An incredible inspiration and reminder to all of us of the potential that we have if we just turn the TV off and get out of the house. Coupled with her journals of travel is a chronicling of her spiritual growth as well; visiting new places doesn’t simply result in a hefty scrapbook, but it serves to help one grow in understanding when different ways of life are experienced first hand. I’ve greatly enjoyed reading about her travels and am grateful for all of the world’s beauty that she has shared with thousands of other WordPress readers. She’s 1-in-100, and we are lucky to have her: http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/

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8 Responses to “1-in-100 Warrior Award: Lesley Carter”

  1. lesleycarter March 2, 2012 at 4:50 pm #

    Thank you so much for this!

    I appreciate your support and readership.

    Life is worth living and it’s possible to do it all 🙂

    I recently started an online magazine at http://www.bucketlistpublications.com/. It focuses on unique aspects of adventure, travel, and the interesting dreams of other Bucket List Adventurers. It portrays the beauty and limitless possibilities of the bucket list seeker.

    Please feel free to submit your bucket list; maybe you could be the next bucket list adventure recipient. This months lucky recipient will be going heli skiing, staying at a top BC, Canada resort, and skiing some of the best slopes out there. You can check it out at http://www.bucketlistpublications.com/2012/02/24/bucket-list-publications-makes-a-bucket-list-readers-dream-come-true/

    Follow us and you’ll receive the latest bucket list adventures and articles.

    Lesley Carter (Bucket List Publications Editor)
    http://www.bucketlistpublications.com/
    http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/
    https://twitter.com/#!/LesleyMCarter

  2. lscotthoughts March 2, 2012 at 8:35 pm #

    I agree, Miro! 🙂

  3. Nandini March 3, 2012 at 4:35 am #

    Totally agree with you, Miro. 🙂

    She is full of positive energy, absolutely nothing can stop her. Way to go, Lesley! You inspire me, and I think, all of us out there. 🙂

  4. willofheart March 3, 2012 at 10:00 am #

    Yes I agree with you I am also one of there follower whom read almost of there post shared…

  5. granbee March 5, 2012 at 5:49 pm #

    I could NOT agree with you more, dear Miro, about named Lesley Carter a 1-in-100 warrior! She is so fabulous–and I bet she is about to give birth to another just like her!

  6. Tinisa Ooi Tee Ying (@Tinisa_Ooi) March 6, 2012 at 1:45 pm #

    Dear Miro,

    I followed your link from a fellow Dance buddy of mine. Suneetra (http://sacrilegeofthegoddess.wordpress.com/) , whom you have awarded the 1-IN-100 WARRIOR AWARD. I have read your poem’s, and especially enjoyed the one about “Junk People”. Could I share that on my Facebook page?

    Many thanks for being an inspiration to us all!

    Sincerely yours,
    Tinisa

    • Miro March 6, 2012 at 1:49 pm #

      Absolutely, thanks for sharing. Glad to hear it resonated with you.
      Peace & grace,
      ~Miro

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