A little risk is, to me, part of what makes a story worth telling and an adventure worth having.
You do everything possible to avoid it, take every precaution and all the right steps. But one day it will happen.
“Alone in the Wilderness,” the documentary about Alaskan naturalist Richard “Dick” Proenneke is one of the most remarkable films ever made, in my estimation.
“Dang. This is cold.”
The man’s wife was nowhere to be found.
Feel free to use it to make your own college student uncomfortable.
And, by the way, it’s Appa —LATCH —un, not Appa—LAY—chi-un. Please commit this to memory.
The scale of the Himalayas is unlike what most people have ever experienced.
Why, in GOD’S NAME, would you EVER want to go trekking in Nepal, of all places? Are you IN-SANE?
Not organized into any particular order because that would be too much like work.
Helpful. The word is often overlooked in these cynical days. Being helpful is usually paired with an attitude of “what’s in it for me?”
You can thank me later.
Lately my kids enjoy watching me instead of the movie if they think I might get weepy, which then makes me mad and weepy at the same time.
I was TOTALLY planning to work out today, but then…
If you google Mark Johnson, you are presented with 717 million results. I’m not kidding.
Don’t you think the tooth fairy is just kind of weird?