Tag Archives: non-fiction

As I Was Walking – Now on Sale

March 21, 2019 – My first book is now on sale through Apple Books. Featuring hundreds of photos and even more words. The book is the culmination of three years of painstaking work: writing, editing, revising and then working out … Continue reading

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Eagle Lake and the Velmas – not a music group, a Desolation Wilderness Hike

June 25, 2013   Greeting hikers and nature lovers. Once again last week I was up in Desolationland (aka Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe area), hiking one of my favorite Sierra trails, the Eagle Fall Trails. Although the lower part of … Continue reading

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Early Hiking Season in the Sierras – Where’s the Snow?

June 3, 2013, Lake Tahoe, California Greetings hikers, although I’ve been semi-absent from the blogosphere lately, I promise I haven’t been neglecting my hiking, writing or my photography. Over recent weeks I’ve been hard at work editing a photo project … Continue reading

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It’s not always about me – Greetings from Tahoeland

March 27, 2013, Lake Tahoe, CA First a word about the above photo: it’s from November 2011 as I hiked down from the Mt. Tallac summit. Although I snowshoed near Echo Summit this morning, I didn’t take any photos that … Continue reading

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Mid-winter on Mt. Diablo – Hawks and Eagles

February 12, 2013 A long overdue first blog of the year. I was hoping to post some snowshoeing in Desolation Wilderness pictures from a trip last week, but my fear of blizzards and being turned into a popsicle kept me … Continue reading

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Mt. Whitney – 2012: Down the Mountain and the trip home

November 8, 2012 – A long overdue concluding blogpost for this year’s Mt. Whitney trip in August. I was supposed to be in Lake Tahoe tonight, posting photos from a day hike, but the weather was iffy this morning (snow, … Continue reading

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Mt. Whitney – 2012 (part 2): The Adventure continues

As promised, I continue the narrative of this year’s trip to the Sierras and Mt. Whitney with my stay at the Whitney Portal Campground. As in past years, I camp for two nights to acclimate to the altitude and generally … Continue reading

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