A couple of nights ago, I watched the final episode of a multi-part video series I’ve been following on YouTube, called Great Wide Open. It’s a little bit about sport climbing – featuring interviews with master climbers like Tommy Caldwell, Sasha DiGiulian, Renan Ozturk (who also featured in the excellent Meru documentary that I mentioned […]Read More On Oceans and Wilderness – and the GREAT WIDE OPEN
Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “TOURIST.” * I’ve been spending some time sorting photos lately – and I just came across this one yesterday. I think it might be the best visual representation of “tourist” I’ve ever taken!: * I mentioned previously that I’m getting ready at the moment to leave […]Read More Daily Blogging Prompt: TOURIST
Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “SUMMER.” * I caught my son in a rare still moment at the pool this weekend: This image looks like “summer” to me – the beginning of summer. And not just because of the sunshine and the pool water (quintessential summer elements.) It’s something to do […]Read More Daily Blogging Prompt: SUMMER
I’ve been completely caught up lately in a WONDERFUL interview series. I have many, many, many things I want to say about this series! (And it’s ongoing! It runs every day through the month of May. Check it out here, if you’re curious!) For right now though, I just want to tell about one little […]Read More Fast-Forward 3 Years. What Do You See?
I came upon the below quotation a few years ago, and the idea – the simple truth of it and the feeling of hope it gave me – affected me somewhat profoundly: “The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The […]Read More Spring is a Good Time to Think About Becoming
WordPress’s blogging prompt of the day today was: “Tell us about the most exciting big night out you had recently.” * “Big night out” in my head immediately equates to going out on the town – and I haven’t had one of those nights (big or small!) in a pretty long time. So I almost deleted […]Read More Daily Prompt: SATURDAY NIGHT
I feel that I need one more list to round out my recent explorations into my blog archives (to go along with the already-completed most-viewed posts & most-liked posts lists.) And that would be: My Favorite Posts. But wow…that’s a really hard list to make! I’ve been mulling it for the last few days. The […]Read More One More From the Archives: My Favorite Posts