Mistakes Happen – Part 1

“Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren   Have you ever made a real big blunder? How did it make you feel? […]

I Did It! – Part 3

  For three hours, we ascended the steep incline, tramping through piles of rock rubble that made movement difficult. It seemed like a lifetime. I wondered for how long we […]

This Isn’t Easy – Part 2

  On day two of our trek, we spent the night at Shipton’s camp. It is located just below Mount Kenya’s main peaks and nestled amongst towering rocks and giant […]

I Know You Can Do It – Part 1

  For more than 10 years, I wanted to climb Mount Kenya. So early 2009, I finally decided to put aside all else and pursue this dream. “Why would you […]