Route 66 through Arizona’s Spine
Jan25

Route 66 through Arizona’s Spine

I never liked New Years. I understand its purpose; new beginnings, years to remember, years to forget. That’s all bullshit to me; I have choices to make and answers to find. I need to take a step forward and see where it leads me. I called a friend. She reprimanded me and told me to stop acting like a pussy, “You create your purpose,” she said, “quit being passive, turn the world into your horse.” I don’t need a party to figure...

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Sometimes life does not change at the margins
Dec07

Sometimes life does not change at the margins

One moment you are looking over the top of Yosemite falls, down a 2000-foot granite cliff, water droplets splashing against your skin. The next moment you are looking death in the face, laughing about the way you are going to die.   I had summited El Capitan earlier in the day, also the lesser known, but more beautiful Eagle Mountain. I looked at Yosemite Valley from its highest perch and It brought me to tears.   I ended...

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