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Mail Bag

“No one has ever become poor by giving.” ~Anne Frank   Unfortunately, I have to start with a little bit of bad news.  Not bad, challenging.  Nay, opportunistic.  To make a long story short, a $100 donation came through as a $900 donation in the charity.  After fixing the issue and taking new donations into … Read more

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The Finish

“A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies and adopting new viewpoints.” ~Wilfred Peterson I have a talent for not making things easy on myself.  After getting through Death Valley, … Read more

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Death Valley

“Even in the valley of the shadow of death, two and two do not make six.” ~Leo Tolstoy All we ever hear about Death Valley is the 134 degree heat and the egg frying on the pavement, but there is much more to it than the heat.  The valley boasts unique rock formations, incredible views, … Read more