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Mt. Washington

9 miles roundtrip
3250 Feet Elevation Gain

On Saturday I hiked Mt. Washington with my friends Jingyan and David. Mt. Washington is a similar level of difficulty as the popular Mt. 376 more words


Dependable worker brightens day for customers, co-workers

“Hi, Laura!” says a customer pushing a cart around a corner. “Hello, how are you?” asks Laura Williams before continuing down an aisle to put an unwanted item back on the shelf. 375 more words

Employment Success Stories

Kennywood Park (2013)

Just southwest of Pittsburgh, in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, is my favorite amusement park. Kennywood used to bill itself as “Around the corner and out of this world.” Every year when I was in high school, our marching band spent a day here at the end of our camp week — friends and I would sing the commercial on the bus as we traveled there, rattling off the names of many of the rides as we did (to the annoyance of probably more than a few people). 153 more words

Mug Parade

Sunrise Photo Shoot

The way my posts this weekend have lined up, you might think I’m being paid by Deborah over at Circadianreflections Blog. It’s not the case. It is the case, however that the event highlighted in this post was inspired by Deborah. 784 more words


On Seeking Out The Unpleasant For The Subsequent Relief

This past Saturday afternoon, after I had completed my abortive attempt to scale Mt. Washington, I returned–exhausted, bedraggled, and freezing–to my motel room in North Conway, NH. 559 more words


Notes On Winter Climbing In The White Mountains - II

Yesterday, I made note here of my activities on the first of a pair of days of guided climbing in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. Our plan for the second day was to try to summit… 690 more words