screenshot from the film Ancient Scotland

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 144

Here’s 3 minutes of incredible scenery in Scotland to brighten your day (video) Do you have “slowness rage”? Prepare your…

screen capture from CATS! A Travel Music Video

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 141

You don’t have to love cats or off-key singing to love this film (video): Yes, animals do use wildlife crossings…

university of montana campus

Nostalgia Is A Mother

Last Wednesday, around the ninth switchback in the M Trail at the University of Montana, my legs and lungs screamed…

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 138

Where do hallucinations come from? (video) A collection of classic New York Times essays about surfing. “Unlikely Hikers is an…

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 137

Exactly two minutes of sights and sounds of New York, brilliantly edited (video) If this set of Daniel Kibblesmith’s Twitter…

Learning to be funny is like climbing

Learning To Be Funny

Probably every other time my friend Lee and I came to the end of an approach hike at the base…

Friday Inspiration Vol 135

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 135

“Dogs, in general, are so resilient. They’re so much braver than we are. They take hell with such class.” —Lya…