Til the Last Hemlock Dies
Musings on genre writing, waterfall wandering, and peak bagging in the South's wilderness areas.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Two Days of Total Solitude.
Some time back I had reserved two days to myself for an overnight backpacking trip. When the two days approached the weather report was for ...
Monday, February 12, 2018
Whenever I talk to people who do not hike and who never backpack they almost always ask me if I'm scared of bears or coyotes or some oth...
Sunday, February 11, 2018
Backpacking in Torrential Rain.
I had set aside two days to take a backpacking trip in western North Carolina. After thinking about my options I decided on a loop from the ...
Friday, February 09, 2018
How's This for a Pitch?
"Here's the plan! We get to the Moon, see? And then we make a handful of visits, right?" "Yeah. And then what? We bu...
Sunday, January 28, 2018
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
I watch a fair amount of older films. Mainly because I am not impressed with the modern films that I do manage to see. With the vast wealth ...
Saturday, January 27, 2018
In 2020 in the Presidential election it will be The Great Bolo versus Brute Bernard! Which way will you vote, America?! In whose beefy paws ...
Friday, January 26, 2018
Hey! Conspiracy Morons!
Those lines of water vapor you see high in the atmosphere are called contrails. They are not called "chemtrails". They are, howeve...
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