Fear and climbing, and how the intersection of the two informs how I move through life.
I learned late in life that I was attractive.When I was 38 someone said to me “you don’t see how beautiful you are, do you?”My older sister…… Read more “Ain’t She a Beaut’”
Contextually, I’ve been going through a lot lately. A whole lot. I feel like this has become of a catch phrase of mine, but this time of…… Read more “The Buck-Moon Hawk”
A lot has happened since chapter one, a lot of miles have passed. I’m up to 169 miles of IAT since I out and back’ed (o/b’ed) the…… Read more “Out and Back, Again – Chapter 2”
I recently began segment hiking the Ice Age Trail (IAT) with the goal of doing every segment in both directions. The project has come to life on…… Read more “Out and Back Again – Chapter 1”
I was at work earlier this spring, helping a gentleman decide on a pair of climbing shoes. He was in the market for something aggressive, as he…… Read more “The Climbing Addiction”
We were wrapping up for the day, looking for one more route to do when Mark said he’d lead Double Overhang if I wanted to follow. Considered…… Read more “Trouble With the Overhang (or: My new 100% Rule)”