Alex Dezen (None Of These Things) El Ganzo Sessions (by Hotel El Ganzo)
We keep inventing jobs because of this false idea that everybody has to be employed at some kind of drudgery because, according to Malthusian-Darwinian theory, he must justify his right to exist. So we have inspectors of inspectors and people making instruments for inspectors to inspect inspectors. The true business of people should be to go back to school and think about whatever it was they were thinking about before somebody came along and told them they had to earn a living.
We all tell our own stories. We can write if the story ends in triumph or failure, but the most important part is that we travel and grow through our stories with guts and determination.
— Journal entry from 2013-7-21 after climbing and stopping just 300 ft short of Shasta’s peak due to an ice field.
Mt. Hood, Oregon Hyperlapse
The Innovation of Loneliness (by Shimi Cohen)
"The first Thanksgiving Day did occur in the year 1637, but it was nothing like our Thanksgiving today. On that day the Massachusetts Colony Governor, John Winthrop, proclaimed such a “Thanksgiving” to…
What a rare event, lunar halo + sundogs! I envy those people who can see it directly not just with a photo. Nonetheless, these pictures are awesome! And I’m awestruck!