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Photos from Mount Kinabalu

A great trip if a little frenzied — got into a car accident five hours before I had to be at the base of the mountain to meet my parents. 36 more words

Climbing Mt Kinabalu

Photo credits: L

Said the Cat: “we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.”
“How do you know I’m mad?” said Alice.
“You must be,” said the Cat, “or you wouldn’t have come here.” 906 more words


Climbing Mount Kinabalu

With a great vividness infusing my body and a glorious joy animating my mood I got up that morning. My whole existence was permeated  by that exalted feeling a man naturally experiences when just about to meet with a great mountain. 1,208 more words


Preparing to Climb Kinabalu

4 months before I signed up, I was told his friends had said “it was easy – you don’t need to train for it” to “I only brought a towel. 719 more words


Watching over Borneo

Flashback Friday: the outline of Mount Kinabalu on Borneo, Malaysia’s tallest mountain, seen from an offshore island

A Place I Call Home

Malaysia is a small country but slightly larger than the state of New Mexico. Still, Malaysia is culturally too complex to start categorizing it in a certain way, so let me start with the basics. 852 more words