Monthly Archives: October 2018

Snow on Butter

Tammy and I hoofed it up and down Butter today in record time. Not that this is a good thing – in fact, I often prefer going at a slower pace in order to take photos and take in my … Continue reading

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Walking/Talking/Musing

It was the “girls” hike up Silver Bump today – yes – even the dogs were girls. Alas – they don’t show up in the photos. But I promise, they were there. AnĀ interesting bit of musing on my part today: … Continue reading

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the Calm Before the Storm

Another nail in our coffin – a fascist leader for Brazil – a leader who will mow down the rest of the Amazon, murder the indigenous people who would protect the forest and allow mining and forestry companies to run … Continue reading

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That Helpless Feeling

I’m wavering between despair, sadness, apathy, anger and frustration. Not surprisingly, most of this is all about world news: people murdering people just because they are Jewish or black or purple or polka-dotted – good, kind, decent people with the … Continue reading

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Lepsoe/Plewman Traverse

The good news is that on hiking days (today) I don’t do political rants. So – today Chris and I started at Strawberry Pass, hiked up Mount Lepsoe, then up Mount Plewman and finally down to the end of the … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Thoughts (Mostly Political)

Rainy days in Switzerland – yes, I had a few. And just as rainy days (and walking alone for many hours) led me to think, so too today – being alone in the house (puppies excluded), I think. In particular, … Continue reading

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Erosion

Cloudy day – a bit of rain – my brain feels like it’s eroding. I think this is allĀ about a change in the weather – nothing much more than that – oh. Wait. Of course. There’s the usual bombardment of … Continue reading

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