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Climbers, especially alpine climbers, have a tendency to define themselves around their sport. It becomes an obsession and it all other aspects of life are planned around it. 1,921 more words


A climbing trip with no pics

Im so sorry, I went to Stanage, it was sunny, I climbed and didn’t take any pics. It was great to get the trad rack out and put a few routes up. 71 more words

Mountain Reads, part 2: 'Sixty Meters to Anywhere' by Brendan Leonard

Imagine sinking so deeply into your vices that your immediate future included jail time, and your long-term prospects would likely involve sickness, heartache and succumbing to your addictions. 464 more words


Stir Fry Delight

Stir fry delight!

A little rougher coming out than I’d like.

But cornstarch, sherry and soy sauce

They make for easy stir fry!

In the kitchen, I’m the boss! 41 more words


Dumb- Ass: An Afternoon at Old Baldy(Part 1)

With the weather last week teasing us with warm spring conditions one day, followed by a mad rush to get back to “old man winter” the next. 2,482 more words

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Climbing over mountains

seems to be my plight.

I try this and that;

yet always out of breath.

The stones too hard to crack as I try and go through it. 66 more words