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!!!
I love it when I get invited to speak at baptisms! It’s so exciting for me to be able to deliver a Spirit-inspired message about the momentous decision to be baptized into the Church! It always makes me feel like I’m getting baptized myself all over again! Today, Jeany got baptized, and tomorrow, through the … Continue reading Spoke at a baptism today!
After a good appointment with my psychiatrist and a good day with my spouse, I decided to go climbing. I wasn’t sure about my knee, but it held! It felt great to climb again! I just did a simple traverse and a couple of bouldering problems, but I was able to climb without pain in … Continue reading I climbed today!
I’m listening to an LDS Hymn called “If You Could Hie to Kolob” and it’s absolutely beautiful. I got the entire hymnal on CD (14 CD’s actually) and the music is calming. Soothing music is definitely something I need after yesterday’s fiasco. What a circus! A deposition gone awry because I was the star of … Continue reading LDS Hymns
I turned my iPad Mini on this morning to find a message from one of my best climbing buddies asking if I could give him a ride to the airport. AJ, who taught me how to sport climb and set routes, was in need of my help, and I told him I could be there … Continue reading AJ went to Texas today