I did the unthinkable today. I stood in front of a full-length mirror, naked, and I noted the changes. I’ve known for a long time that this landscape was shifting. It’s like a slow slide down a mountain. You can’t reverse what’s happening you can only watch the inevitable falling of things. And it is… Continue reading Some Things Are Meant To Be Measured, Others Are Meant To Be Weighed
The pain I was having two nights ago has reduced itself to to my left foot. Walking, it feels like the bones in my toes are shredded. Sitting in the car on the drive home, it feels like an open flame is being waved above them. It’s the weirdest damn thing. Two nights ago… Continue reading A Friday in January
I’m home sick today. I’m writing most of this from the tub. The body that carried me to mountaintops this past summer is the same one that can’t get dressed without help today. With the exception of the bags under my eyes, I probably don’t look like I am struggling. I suppose there is… Continue reading Invisibility
My year in pictures. I fell in love this year so many times, but mostly with the mountains. This year I knew how it felt to spring out of bed at 3:15 AM, giddy about the hours ahead. I knew the rush of emotions that would accompany each new adventure. I learned about moon… Continue reading So long, 2017. I’ve loved you so.
Another beautiful day, another trip to Paradise. I miss the familiar trails out of Sunrise, but lately this gorgeous place has filled a void and at the same time, stolen my heart. I’m writing this today because it was a proud moment for me. This post is for the people that lurk in their online/Facebook… Continue reading First Things First
I turned 56 today. I’m never really clear on where the time goes or how it seems to slip by unnoticed. Wasn’t it just yesterday that I was sipping Chambord and expensive champagne and learning how to cook the perfect octopus ? This afternoon, after a lovely breakfast with family, I spread out… Continue reading Maximum Exposure