Month: April 2014

San G or Bust!

     I had just fallen down a twenty foot snowy slope. Right after the fall I was still grasping my left hand, a little panicked that it might be broken but still hobbling slowly and carefully up hill.       I don’t think I have ever hated switch backs like I did in that moment. Which …

The Day San G made me her Bitch

     “Be careful, it’s icy”      The words had barely left Trav’s mouth and I’d already lost balance on the slippery icy ledge.       I was sliding down the icy mountain fast and my calves, in short yoga pants burned as they scraped down the left hands side of my body.       I felt like …

Meanwhile in Alaska….

    A summer day in Alaska means fishing for fresh salmon on the Copper River.     It means fishing ALL DAY on the Copper River.     It means really feeling that we are Californians and not local Alaskans at all when we do not catch anything.  (even though we had been vacationing in the forty ninth …