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Eleven years ago I met Alex. He had just moved from San Jose to Washington, hoping for a change of scenery. Inside his suitcases were broken flip flops and faded t-shirts, but he remembers the weight of the baggage to be a lot heavier. Both of us were working at a coffee shop that boasts … Continue reading Don’t Climb In A Puma Jumpsuit
Washington is beautiful, duh. A little bit of desert, a few peaks splitting down middle, farmland to the east and a coastline to the west. Rivers cut through the landscape carving valleys and dissolving mountains. Dense forests freckle Washington’s geography like a red headed step child. It’s easy to fall madly in love with this … Continue reading Washington: Not So Secret Lover
Lists are dumb. Not really, but I sure don’t make them. Alex insists grocery shopping can only be done with a list. If it’s not on the list, he won’t buy it. Lists are helpful, there’s no denying their usefulness. Me, I prefer the freedom of no Lists; just my shopping basket and my salvatory … Continue reading Valuable Lessons Learned…Sort Of
Is there a store that supplies enormous bags? I am referring to bags so large that one could throw around a peak of a summit, perhaps synch it tightly and then attempt to pull it back to their vehicle at the base of the trailhead. There might also be some sort of pulley system that … Continue reading Stop Putting Bags On Peaks