Go Get Lost Friends.

This weekend’s hike was initially supposed to be a return to Shenandoah to a mountain, but at the last minute due to some possible afternoon thunderstorms and the distance to travel there, Maria and I decided to return to Patapsco Valley State Park instead.  We met at 6:30 in the morning at the Landing Road … More Go Get Lost Friends.

It’s In My Blood

I was diagnosed with diabetes in 1985, when I was two years old.  I’ve been told the story about what happened when they drew my blood at the hospital, and I feel like I almost remember it.  I became irate when the nurse started drawing blood from my veins, and I started yelling at her … More It’s In My Blood

Skipping Stones

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land.  There is no other land; there is no other life but this.” – Henry David Thoreau Before this past weekend’s hike, my friend Maria checked our … More Skipping Stones