A Death Valley Amble

On April 4, 2011, in Adventure, Nature, Running, by Meghan

Topography rises in kodachrome stripes,
building breezes upon which vultures take flight.

Hard Way Learning

On September 18, 2009, in Nature, by Meghan

No matter which way you look at it, Mother Nature is smarter than you. To plead ignorance or to possess arrogance amidst wild places is akin to signing oneself up for the possibility of a smooth, luge-ramp ride to death and/or moderate maiming. I have hard-way learned this from the following first-uncomfortable-now-humorous experience.

Death Valley Training Weekend

On March 5, 2009, in Friends, Running, by Meghan

Jeff conjured a weekend of play for a group of California trail runners (plus one mountain biker and one Border Collie) in Death Valley National Park last weekend.