Tag Archives: Hiking

Autumn in North Georgia

I was getting a little stir-crazy last weekend, so I headed up to the north Georgia mountains.  Amy-Leigh’s stomach wasn’t feeling well, so she declined.  I had a good day, even though all of the time in the car didn’t … Continue reading

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Some Spring and Summer Travel Pics!

Hello, hello.  It has been a long time since I’ve posted anything.  It’s a combination of feeling pretty good (i.e., not depressed) and being very busy, especially traveling.  Since the end of March, I’ve spent 6 weeks in California, 4 … Continue reading

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Happy outdoors from the last month!

I’m sitting enjoying the first morning of the year where I could open up the doors and windows downstairs, one of my little traditions when it is nice and I’m having my morning coffee.  I haven’t been doing everything that … Continue reading

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Some more winter North Georgia hiking

  I’m going try and do a better job of writing about excursions and trips as they happen this year.  Today I want to share some pictures from a hike at Unicoi State Park, GA.   Like much of the … Continue reading

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Starting off 2016 with some mountains and waterfalls

North Georgia, like much of the south and east, has had a very rainy December.  I was up early and decided to check out one of the waterfalls in the North Georgia mountains.  I had a very nice hike on … Continue reading

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A potentially life-changing trip to Portland, OR

 View out of the hotel – Portland at night August 23, 2015 I returned yesterday from several days in Portland, Oregon, where I was attending a work-related conference.  Between the conference, some reading, some hiking, and some deep thinking (as … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Colorado

July 21, 2015 So, I’m sitting in a bar in the Austin airport a few hours before flying back to GA.  I had an amazing few days of vacation in Colorado and have had a couple of long days of … Continue reading

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2015 is turning out to be the year of carpe diem

Hanging out with my grandpa… 11 days skiing in Colorado (and some pretty wicked improvement in my skiing this year)… My first black diamond mogul run with my “CO girlfriend” at Copper Mountain… Camping where I camped so many nights … Continue reading

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Converging Threads: Philosophy, Psychology, Spirituality, and Science (Saying Goodbye to Pop Part II)

  As you know, I have been reading philosophy, religious texts, general spiritual material, and even some personal development over the last few years.  I feel like I have finally amassed different viewpoints that I’m starting to figure out my … Continue reading

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What a difference a couple of days makes!

Welcome to Dysthymia, perhaps with a side of Cyclothymia.  Down and up, up and down.  I’ve generally been centered around neutral for the last year or so, which ain’t half bad; there have been plenty periods in my life where neutral … Continue reading

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