No One Ever Expects a Child to get Cancer and Why That Must Change

The commercials air every holiday season.   They’ve featured an adorable little boy trying to make a lunch date with Jennifer Aniston, a giggling mischievous cherub teasing Robin Williams, and another hanging out with Olympic champion snowboarder Shaun White.   These kids are cancer patients and their celebrity pals implore viewers to make donations to St. Jude’s Hospital....more
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Dawn to Dusk Pilgrimage

I did it.  Finally walked a marathon distance of 26 miles in a day, clearly not focused on speed.  I completed the distance in 10 hours....more

Doing Instead of Dreaming

Essentially all the time I work at a desk, I am walking or hiking in nature in my mind.But yesterday I actually did so for real.During a Pacific Northwest storm Strongest September Storm on Record Strikes WA and OR, I walked 20 miles!My 20-Mile Walk...more