General Blog, hiking, travel

I Pooped My Pants Last Night

September 22 I should ask for a Kindle the next time gifts are being given. I love reading and it would be handy to have a lot of books on one small tablet. Although I do like the feel of real books, it's not very practical to carry around 10 books while traveling. Pooped my… Continue reading I Pooped My Pants Last Night

climbing, General Blog, hiking, travel

Mera Peak: Adventure Day 1

A few years ago (can't believe it's been that long already!) I was working in Vietnam as a kayak and rock climb guide and had been saving up my vacation days for a few months. After I left it was no longer allowed, but I managed to save up enough days to plan an epic… Continue reading Mera Peak: Adventure Day 1

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General Blog, writing

Poems from the past

I found some old thumb drives the other day trying to clean up the house and just got around to seeing if they had anything of value on them. A few old photos, some old advertisements for the horse I had in high school, copies of the novel I'm forever working on, some writings from… Continue reading Poems from the past

General Blog, writing

Spring time means…

After a week or horrible, terrible spring time weather, today finally feels like a spring day. The sun is out, the last remains of the snow is melting, the chickens have escaped their pen again, and the house is clean. Deep cleaning meant organizing the coffee cup shelves But probably not for long. I do… Continue reading Spring time means…

General Blog, writing

Boil it down

I've come to realize that a blog is a lot of work. Like a lot of work. And that if the things I want to get out of it are going to happen, I'm going to have to work to get it done. I mean I knew this all along, but actually sitting down and… Continue reading Boil it down