Growing Down

I always looked forward to the day when I'd earn or assume grown up status. I was eager enough to embark early on my journey towards adulthood despite the warnings, because I knew better than them. If only they could understand... They never do though. I was going to have my own place, and it was going…

Down Days at the Park

I returned to the park yesterday and discovered that I'd arrived back to Lander in the middle of the international climbers festival. I think my The Birth of an Idea essay talks a bit about my relationship with climbing events. The international climbers festival isn't one of those events, and I'm actually pretty bummed that I…