I hate running

I Hate Running


[NOTE: To mark the publication of my new book, I Hate Running and You Can Too, on March 16th, I’m re-posting the original essay…

handwritten text: staying in the game

Staying In The Game


  [this is based on a presentation I gave at the American Alpine Club’s 2020 Craggin’ Classic on Oct. 19th, which you can watch…

drawing of two possible results of a bicycle jump: glory, and comedy

A Bicycle Crash


In my memory of the house, which is from when I was much smaller, the retaining wall was always around three feet high. But…