This site is a lot of things. It’s therapy. It’s a passion for bouldering and rock climbing. It’s a beginner’s path to enlightenment (or the light at the end of the tunnel…wait…is that a train?!?!). Mainly, it is a collection of humor, good days, bad days, probably some uglies, and my life in general as a sport climber and boulderer, with my ultimate goal being to become a true alpinist. And yes, boulderer is a word. So please enjoy!!!
Today, I drove my friend four hours away to meet up with her family so that she could make it to her mother-in-law’s funeral in Utah. We had a great time along the way. On the way back, I was driving solo and noticed that the place we had met up with the rest of … Continue reading The last full moon of the decade
When I got to my mom’s house last night, I fed the kitty her treats and shut the porch door, not thinking. That meant that she was confined to the porch all night instead of being able to come and go as she pleased, which has been the case with the partially open door for … Continue reading The kitty is angry with me
One of my best friends texted me at 0530-ish hrs this morning to see if I was awake. I was, and she then called to tell me that her mother-in-law had passed away last night and that her husband was only four hours away when he got the news, and is proceeding down to Utah … Continue reading Death from a different perspective
The last rant on poop was about dog poop in the city. Now I’d like to address the crag and the trails leading up to the crag. I’m seeing more and more poop along trails in natural areas and at the bases of the crags that I frequent. Some of it is dog poop. Like … Continue reading A follow-up to the P-O-O-P post