The road to Lamesilla

Last week Alex Honnold free soloed Yosemite’s El Capitan.

I was discussing the awesomeness of his accomplishment with some friends. One waved her hand dismissively… More…


  1. Preston
    June 17, 2017 at 4:27 pm

    Once again…dang you !! It makes me stop and think ! May you drive fast, live hard, and take risks. Hope to see you again sir.


    • Tim
      August 13, 2017 at 9:29 pm

      GREAT to hear from you Preston!! How’s everything? We’re in Nicaragua at this moment… great place. Highly recommend it. Hi to everyone. Let us know what’s new when you get a chance.

      • Preston
        September 1, 2017 at 4:11 am

        Think of spending a winter there soon. Not with a RV. Keep me in mind when you travel just in case you see something, a place, when I might like.

        • Tim
          September 7, 2017 at 1:58 pm

          I’ve got a ton of places you guys would love. Desolate beaches. Colonial cities with great culture and food. Name it and I’ll send you a list. I’m pretty sure you guys would love Guatemala too.

  2. June 23, 2017 at 7:18 pm

    Amen. When ever I question if a 68 year old man should be alone on the ocean in a small boat, I think about sitting in my recliner watching TV and waiting to die. I don’t have a death wish. I have a life wish.

    The empty years that Howard Hughes spent trying to hide from death is a clear example of how absurd that effort can be.

  3. George Fogelson
    August 14, 2017 at 4:08 am

    Have been following your blog. As always great prose. I missed Sports and Rec Week last year but will be there in two weeks. I just called Pete my uke teacher from the Lair and we reminisced about the summer you were there. that sure was a great time right before your travels began. keep on truckin! George Fogelson

    • Tim
      September 7, 2017 at 1:56 pm

      Hi George! GREAT hearing from you. Please tell Pete we all said hi. Sad to say we won’t be at the Lair this year… I’ll miss it. But when we get back… I hope to be invited back. Let me know how it goes.

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