This a photo of my new tent that I bought for the Pacific Crest Trail. It is a one man ultra-light tent called a Spark 1 and is made by Mountain Equipment Co-Op. It is pretty small. I do have enough room to sit up inside which will be handy on rainy days. However […]
It’s a mystery to me We have a greed with which we have agreed And you think you have to want more than you need Until you have it all, you won’t be free Society, you’re a crazy breed I hope you’re not lonely without me Society by Eddie Vedder
“Walkabout historically refers to a rite of passage during which Indigenous male Australians would undergo a journey during adolescence, typically ages 10 to 16 and live in the wilderness for a period as long as six months to make the spiritual and traditional transition into manhood.” As usual, I missed the target time period for […]
Here is a video from the 2013 version of the Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie. The scenery is spectacular and is motivating me to get off my lazy butt and go do some training for this magnificent race.
Gosh it has been a long time since I posted to my blog. It’s not that there isn’t anything that has happened here. Quite the contrary actually. My life has changed substantially since my vacation in Copenhagen last March. To keep it brief, here are the key points in bullet form: I quite […]
A short excerpt from tonight’s John Grant concert in Copenhagen Your browser does not support the video tag
Don’t paint the sun anymore Paint the moon And the stars in an autumn sky Paint me cool blue waters With shades of grey Just don’t let me live my life this way Without you Let it go, let it go Let it fall down from the sky