Virtually every climber uses chalk to improve friction. Unfortunately, few are willing to clean up after themselves.Read more "Chalked Up"
Personally, I jounce around between all sorts of metaphors for life, but one I keep coming back to is life-as-cartography.Read more "The Cartographic Life"
We all know Earth’s gravity is balanced out by opposite forces. Otherwise the planet would implode and become a black hole. What if we focused as much on the outward pressures as we did on the inward ones?Read more "On Gravitational Gestalt Shifts"
When walks in the wilderness addle our brains, all sorts of amazing (and terrifying) things can happen.Read more "Mission Creep"