But inevitably we come off the river, out of the forest, up from the desert canyons – and what then? Where do we take showers and stock a refrigerator with Tillamook ice cream?
What does an outdoorswoman do when Jennifer Aniston and Lauren Conrad AREN’T her style icons?
I’m getting snot all over my boyfriend’s jacket and because it’s gortex, it’s making a sheen of wet slime. He has his hand on the nape of my neck, holding me against him.… Continue reading
[Becuase some weekends we’re the BBB and some weekends we’re the NHH 🙂 ] – Emerald BasicBozemanB: Have a good weekend? NotHardcoreHomie: Oh yeah, it was relaxing and fun. How was yours? BBB:… Continue reading
Arrival I’m shivering in the airport. Two weeks of warm, humid Southeastern air has made my skin thin and my sweater not thick enough. C picks me up, wearing her down jacket. “Oh… Continue reading
If the color red had a scent, it would be one thousand apples growing older in a cold barn. We wake to this red smell as I reach out of my warm comforter… Continue reading
The man behind the counter glances at me through a haze of vapor rising off hot dishes. His gaze says, “well go ahead then” while his mouth remains motionless. I look down at… Continue reading
So that one girl finally asked you out. Don’t give me that look, you know who I’m talking about. She’s the one that cuts you in line at the surf wave, sends the… Continue reading
The lookout is on the almost highest point of a craggy peak, as lookouts tend to be. Below its windows are a skirt of snow swept mountains hemmed by a gray band that… Continue reading