Til the Last Hemlock Dies
Musings on genre writing, waterfall wandering, and peak bagging in the South's wilderness areas.
Friday, November 16, 2018
I tend not to like most movies that I see. I keep watching them, hoping for a good one. Because now and again I will watch a movie that plea...
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Brief Review of Standing Indian Campground.
Standing Indian is among our favorite National Forest campgrounds. It's a Nantahala National Forest facility located near Franklin, Nort...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
When I was a kid back in the 70s learning how to backpack and venturing into the forests on multi-day trips I would read of the animals who ...
Monday, October 29, 2018
I have said it before, but to me it always bears repeating--many animals feel compassion. In fact, I am convinced that lots of animals have ...
Monday, October 15, 2018
Addressing the Pipe Dream
No. We can't terraform Mars. We can't even keep our own planet livable. Why the hell do idiots think we can make a hostile environm...
Monday, October 08, 2018
When I was a younger man I went out of my way three times to meet Ray Bradbury. I won't belabor the obvious again, but it was Bradbury...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Idiocy Beyond Description
I joined and was visiting a National Park fan site. After a short while a large percentage of the members began advocating for the privatiza...
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