Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mount Becher and random thoughts

Maybe if I trekked up Mount Becher – or any beautiful mountain – every day, I would be far enough removed from the ugly politics of the world that I wouldn’t care – or at least not as much. So … Continue reading

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3 Dog Day

  Yesterday was pretty crazy, what with having Abby and the puppy, Elbie. Today is sheer madness. Today I have Ocean (for the weekend) as well as the little one. Our morning walk was interesting as Elbie learned her place … Continue reading

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Death by a thousand duck bites

Technology – is there anyone who does not have a love/hate relationship with it? It’s “supposed” to be easier and easier. Sure – windows and the Mac o/s sure are easier than the old “non operating” system of the old … Continue reading

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Weltschmertz

Weltschmertz – wonderful word. English has no equivalent. This is the feeling that’s been rising in me for the last few days. I don’t think it’s a “big deal.” I don’t take it too seriously or pay it much attention. … Continue reading

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Saddle Route

It’s been about 20 years since I have done the Saddle Route on Mount Arrowsmith. It’s as beautiful or more so than I remember it. It seems the old logging roads leading to the trailhead are also in much better … Continue reading

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