Finding Everett Ruess by David Roberts 1

Finding Everett Ruess: The Life and Unsolved Disappearance of a Legendary Wilderness Explorer by David Roberts My rating: 4 of 5 stars I had never heard of Everett Ruess before seeing this book on a shelf in the visitor’s center at Hovenweep National Monument. He was a young man who, young and searching for adventure, ...

Hole In My Life by Jack Gantos 1

Hole in My Life by Jack Gantos My rating: 4 of 5 stars A good friend gave me this book and told me it would be a fast and humorous read. She was right about fast, and she was right about funny. She didn’t tell me how profound the book would be, how insightful and ...

Injuries 2

I’ve been plagued by an injury this year that has sidelined my running for the spring. After finishing the Shiprock Marathon, I decided I would stop running for the next several months. The injury seems so slight, but it’s major. For a runner, the feet are everything. Feet take the brunt of the force of ...