I have discovered that skiing is the only time when I am absolutely and completely in the moment. I don’t think ahead to tonight, think back to yesterday, analyze that conversation, worry about whatever it is I’ve found to worry about that day. Continue reading
Disclaimer: I’m addicted to Type 2 fun. This is the category of fun that involves physical effort, sometimes isn’t exactly enjoyable at the time but is fun when you look back on it, and usually makes for good stories. Continue reading
I saw a photo of the Brewster hut on the wall of the sleepy Makarora DOC office when my friend Ellyse and I stopped for intel on the Gillespie Circuit. The picture of the little red shack perched on a plateau beneath peaks and glaciers stole my heart, and I pledged to make that my home for a night or two after finishing the Gillespie.