September 5, 2012

The Original Risk Taker

It’s 11:00 in New Hampshire, which means it’s 10:00 in Minneapolis, which means my grandmother’s funeral has just begun. I’m not there. I’m here. I wr […]

March 6, 2012

The Bird and The Bear

Ptarmigan
There are dog people, and there are poodle people. I am a poodle person. But for the past year, I’ve been a poodle person without a poodle. That was […]

September 26, 2009

Whispering Into A Roar

Majka Burhardt on Omega, Cannon Cliff, NH. Photo by Peter Doucette
In conjunction with Climbing Magazine and climbing.com. Read online HERE.
This is a story wi […]

August 18, 2009

Screaming Uncle at a Whisper

Photo by Peter Doucette
A joint blog with Climbing.com
Sunday, August 16th was Craig Luebben’s funeral. Four weeks ago, Craig was the last person I saw at a […]