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Talking Animals?

Many of us who have spent decades in the wide open spaces of America have seen our share of talking animals. We’re not talking Dr. Doolittle here; Rather, we have been listening to the sounds of nature and its many treasured inhabitants. 492 more words

Allen E. Rizzi

Hikes and stories

Gifted writer, storyteller, hiker, and mountaineer, Daniel Arnold has published his third book, “Snowblind.” This time around, he has written a collection of fictional short stories that capture of the soul essence of alpine obsession. 27 more words


Fly Fishing, Family, Fidelity

As most of you know, I have been a fly fisherman for over six decades. I have fished streams all over the world and ultimately found myself writing a book, … 690 more words

Allen E. Rizzi

A few phone shots from the mountains

Yesterday we drove to Reno to see Al Stewart in concert. There were a lot of baby boomers in the audience and one teenager. I exaggerate but not much. 229 more words


High Sierra frame pack on deep sale

I was wandering through Amazon and I noticed they have a High Sierra frame pack on crazy sale. It’s usually $280 and it’s only $99! Abby has a High Sierra daypack and she loves it. 31 more words


Humphrey Bogart: The man, the legend and the falcon.

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I have enjoyed watching classic movies from the golden age of Hollywood for a long time now, often at a local theatre not too far down the road from me. 3,187 more words