Words that Inspire Me

Landscapes inspire me, but so also do words. I make my living as a writer, putting one word on a page (OK, a screen), followed by another and then another. Usually I shuffle them around into this position and that, and then typically I move them all back to where they began. When I’m done, I hope they’re interesting enough for some people to want to buy them, and for others to want to read them. Continue reading

A First for Everything: Adventures that Inspire

We live at a time when it’s easy to believe that everything that’s to be achieved in exploration and adventure has been achieved. That all mountains have been climbed, and all points on the globe have been reached. Every first has been seconded, and there are oldest, youngest, fastest, least-assisted claims on anything worth standing atop. Continue reading