Spring 2018 AT Section Hike: Days 1-3

Deep Woods and I finished the AT section hike a day early, adding a few miles to each of the last three days to beat a storm system moving in.  Additionally,  Deep Woods got a text that a close friend had just passed away so he needed to get back home ASAP.  To make things … Continue reading Spring 2018 AT Section Hike: Days 1-3

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To The Mountains We Go!

Almost go time.  The next time you hear from me it'll likely be from the trail somewhere.  Deep Woods and his brother-in-law are just about set.  We'll all meet up in Abingdon, VA the night before we make the quick trip to Mt Rogers Outfitters in Damascus to catch our shuttle. The elevation profile for … Continue reading To The Mountains We Go!

An Essential Tremor Journey. Decisions, decisions…

Well, I had my initial evaluation for Essential Tremor treatment using DBS by one of the neurosurgeons at SLU (Saint Louis University) hospital and he has now referred me to the neurosurgeon that would actually perform the procedure.  And they’re sending me to a neuropsychologist to make sure that I’m actually ok psychologically with proceeding … Continue reading An Essential Tremor Journey. Decisions, decisions…