Books on social engineering for a better world
I ran the Fat Dog 120 this weekend. Outside Online magazine called it one of the 9 hardest ultramarathons in the world. I'm sure something worse will come along next year, but it
I think the world is pretty daunting, these days. I want to share how I think about despair, how I get through it myself. First, There’s nothing wrong with you, if you
I signed up for this race because the drive down the Keys is one of the great wonders of America and I’ve always wanted to walk it. For 100 miles, the highway
This is the story of my first big-ish alpine climbing route, which turned into more of an epic than we intended. Thursday night I was up fairly late preparing because my work situation
There’s been quite a lot of interest lately in removing the lower Snake River dams, and people have asserted that a) removing them would cause a huge increase in Snake River chinook
I just ran the inaugural Teanaway Country 100-mile race. A few days before the event, the organizers shortened the course by a few miles due to a wildfire that threatened one end of
One of the truest tests of character is a person’s ability to overcome self-pity in the face of adversity. No trait more reliably commands our respect. Mr. Kavanaugh faced adversity last week.
Raising teenagers is hard. All of your parenting errors come back to haunt you when your children are old enough to rebel. Teenagers push your boundaries and are notoriously insensitive to their parents’
A spring hike in a difficult part of the Grand Canyon.
A wet summer motorcycle trip through Hentii province, Mongolia