I have basically forgotten that this blog exists. It’s crazy to look back at it though and see Scientia starting and being reminded of the joy of discovering that we had a ton of local climbs that I had just never known about. I started climbing in the Santa Monicas in 2011 right before the […]
This will be a bit of a photo dump, with a little update on whats the what right now. We moved to Kachina. We have a backyard, so I built a woody. I’ve been climbing and exploring with Matt Gentile a bit more recently. We live real close to the […]
Seems as though all of us have been out doing what we want. Suzu came back with some insights that I, as having never competed in a comp, never thought about. It makes me quite happy to see her come back here and ask some hard questions, provoke some big thoughts, and demand some action. […]
The last time I wrote a blog was while I was living in France and exploring Europe and its climbing. Since then I haven’t been very inspired to blog about climbing, due in part, to finishing school, a year of student teaching, relocating, looking for meaningful work and starting a new life. In […]
Been a bit. a lot has happened. injuries. heartbreak. drinking. moving, quitting. recovering. healing. alpine climbing. Ice climbing. In August I took a trip to the wind river range to climb and try and establish a new line on mount hooker. It was a trip of firsts for me. first ascents, first time catching a […]
It’s been super hot which has led to decreased motivation and some nighttime and naked climbing sessions….
Went to Joe’s Valley last week for spring break. Brought the camera. Never took it out. Got a few videos though (thanks iPhone). Here ya go.
I found myself immersed in a landscape of insatiable red, bisected by a flowing emerald river, speckled with the pastels of shrubs under a sponge painted sky. Moab. Just me and my pup Lucy. Van dwelling and rock climbing. I have been fortunate enough to be gainfully unemployed a few months out of the past […]