Shambhala Mountain Center

Shambhala Mountain Center

A few weeks ago, Dara and I drove up to the Shambhala Mountain Center (SMC) outside of Fort Collins. We’d been meaning to go for …

 

Annapurna Circuit Packing List

Annapurna Circuit Packing List

Before leaving for the trip I had some trouble finding good information about what was actually necessary for this trek. The packing lists really varied, …

 

November Afternoon in Seattle

November Afternoon in Seattle

I once had this idea that business trips were like little vacations. You’d fly off to some place exotic, attend a meeting or two (about …

 

Nepal Part 3 – The Adventure Begins

Nepal Part 3 – The Adventure Begins

You know how in movies and television shows roosters crow just as the sun is beginning to rise? That’s bullshit. Roosters crow all night, and …