Salkantay Hike Day 1.2: The Hike

“Hiking: to walk or march a great distance, especially through rural areas for pleasure, exercise, military training, or the like” (dictionary.com) Prior to this Peruvian adventure, I mistakenly called myself a hiker. Looking back, the majority of ‘hikes’ I did in the States were tromps… at best. The Hike I was drunk on excitement, and also feeling … More Salkantay Hike Day 1.2: The Hike

Breathless

It’s a known fact that every flight has a crying baby, at least one mouthy complainer and a small flock of anxious worriers. They have to, I’m pretty sure it’s obligatory. Nevertheless, I’m always a bit peeved to find them on board, and there is something about me that draws the aforementioned to my general … More Breathless

For the love…

Buckle up, y’all. We’re wrapping up National Library Week and I’ve got some stuff to say about it. For starters, never has there been a more necessary time to talk about the importance of public libraries than now – so let’s chat. If you love and support your local public library, then kudos to you. If you actively … More For the love…