Concessions…

First, a quick update on upcoming hikes: In a few weeks, Deep Woods and I will set off from VA Hwy 42 (just down the road from Bear Garden Hostel) and shoot for Pearisburg, VA. That’s just shy of 80 trail miles.  We would have preferred to do more but that’s all that time would … Continue reading Concessions…

Inch By Inch, Step By Step…

Another installment of my long, slow crawl to Katahdin is now complete.  Links to all of the pics here.  My total AT miles now stands at about 690.  Once again, we were blessed with great weather during the hike…and some nice shelters for when the skies opened up and rain began to fall.  We didn’t … Continue reading Inch By Inch, Step By Step…

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…