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Recent Posts

  • Giving thanks: a quiet end to the #52hike challenge
    I started this post the night before Thanksgiving, but it got too busy to finish it. Now it's the day after Thanksgiving and the serenity of that moment is gone, but the sentiments remain. Here on the this Thanksgiving eve, before the Turkey Trots and family visits…after the food prep is done and Sadie and … Read more
  • Do you document your victories?
    Recently, I've been seeing a nutritionist. Behind those words are a ton of baggage. I'll spare you the details, but let's just say that I've spent a lifetime trying to lose weight, and asking for help has never really been my strong suit. Lately, I've found myself more willing to forgive myself for these so-called … Read more
  • Solo snaps: A cold sunset, a year later
    NOTE: I started this post nearly one year ago. I have not hit publish on it, because, frankly, I felt some embarrassment about some of the emotions and reactions I described. They seemed foolish upon reading, and it's hard for me to seem foolish (even though it happens quite a lot!). But a lot has … Read more


Everything and a Racehorse

I navigate this world solo, and much of what I write about wrestles with that. I love to travel and hike and take pictures, and you spend any time here, you’ll find I’m a little obsessed with my rescue dog, Sadie.

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