A short visit to one of my favorite places with some of my favorite people. Made even shorter by a weird and really painful throat issue.
We aren’t in sandstone country anymore. Single and multi-pitch climbing near Missoula and Bozeman.
It was lovely to be back in one of my favorite states climbing with some of my favorite people.
Went up a big rock yesterday with Conor. The day ended up being much colder than we anticipated due to a constant 40mph (or so) wind.
I discovered that a camera of mine I thought was broken works as long as I don’t use the zoom.
Warning: the following captions contain some climbing jargon that can be hard to decipher if you aren’t familiar with climbing-specific vocabulary.
Recently I was lucky enough to spend some time in the desert of Utah with an ever-changing group of lovely people.
Here is a quote from the introduction of Marcus Aureluis’ ‘Meditations’, a book my mother sent me before I left.
Lead me, Zeus and Destiny, withersoever I am appointed to go. I will follow without wavering; even though I turn coward and shrink, I shall have to follow all the same.
Here are a few pictures from the drive down.
Find sharp things to bash stuff with because it is time for some ice climbing. Big ups to Cole Lawrence for enabling me to participate in this activity for the first time ever.
Victory around 2pm. Al tried to get me to go back out with him and get another one but I was too cozy and tired in the cab of the truck for movement.
Ballot initiative I-166 establishes a state policy that corportations are not entitled to constitutional rights because they are not human beings