Monthly Archives: June 2011

Marshmallows, Meteors & Macanudos

THE MOUNT WHITNEY JOURNALS  – Book IV – 2007 Saturday, August 11, 2007, Whitney Portal Campground, campsite #7 With the flames rising, we move the camp chairs from the clearing and seat ourselves around the fire. This rates as another … Continue reading

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Dammit Jim, I’m an allergist, not a miracle worker

One of the few unfortunate aspects of Northern California living, especially for someone like myself who suffers from hay fever, is the ungodly high pollen count in the spring. In the year 2000, at the age of 40, I started … Continue reading

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Pain Tolerance

A Book IV (2007) excerpt. At the time I was working with Richard at his Coral Gables, FL design firm/ad agency. I’d relocated across the country in August of ’06 for the job and had been working for just a … Continue reading

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