April 12, 2010

Hoarding the Collection

It takes two people 94 days to use 36 rolls of toilet paper. This is pure science. This is my life. Or it is give-or-take the two half rolls I left behind in No […]

March 6, 2010

Post Op

Osito with Golden Retrivers (his favorite non-poodle breed) pictured above as inspiration for healin
Last year, during my first winter in New Hampshire, I made […]

December 20, 2009

Transitions in Paradox

Where I started: Jima Airport, SW Ethiopia
Three weeks ago I flew from southwestern Ethiopia to central Montana, in six flights. When I arrived at the Bozeman a […]

November 14, 2009

Common Denominator

tape gloves
The trouble with having a blog is a sudden desire to take basic elements like your decision to go to Africa with shoes that suddenly feel too small, […]

October 25, 2009

Edge Dweller

Cathedral Ledge, Photo by Peter Doucette
You might not believe what I’m going to tell you. You might—if you have read things I have written in the past mont […]

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 […]

September 14, 2009

Left, Right in the Road

Last week, I left Jackson. I’d lived there just long enough to have a hard time leaving. I’d lived there just long enough to call it a home, though, to othe […]

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 […]