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My friend isn't Jack Kerouac

The silver wheat skin
of a sunless dawn,
the long-legged soul
of Monday,
this summer’s final yawn. 
It’s a sign that 

Poetry

Thoughts from a Trekker

Lifting my head to look toward the mountain, my eyes can see far into the distance where clouds cover the highest point of Honduras- our goal- a long way off. 684 more words

Treacherous Mt Everest not appealing to younger Sherpas

KATHMANDU: Cheddar Sherpa has scaled Mount Everest seven times while guiding Western climbers to the top of the world.

He has narrowly escaped three avalanches and seen a dozen of his friends perish on the icy Himalayan slopes.

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New on 500px : A New Dawn by JaredLim by JaredLim

Woke up at 3am, started hiking at 4am in the dark to catch sunrise. This is Gokyo Ri, near the lake on the bottom left are the lodges for the trekkers. 44 more words