24 Mar 2013
(Please click on the images to see them at their full size.) Some photos from an afternoon walk in the summer of 2012, out in Chiba Prefecture, from Togane to Naruto. It was as always a quiet, lonely walk… quite a relief from the work earlier in the day, and the crowds of Tokyo.
31 Mar 2013
Please Go Here for the beginning of the story. The four of them gathered behind the trellis and watched the street below. In the rain the street looked dark and lonely, and even the street light on the corner didn’t provide enough light to illuminate more than the small portion of the other side of(…)
31 Mar 2013
Please Go Here for the beginning of the story. After Uncle Barnaby poured them each another cup of tea he set the kettle on the stove and left the room. Milo sat back and sipped the hot liquid, enjoying the flowery aroma and the warmth of the cup in his cold hands. It seemed every(…)
21 Apr 2013
I’ve been deeply involved with ultralight backpacking for fifteen years now, starting with the first explorations with Ray Jardin’s “The Pacific Crest Trail Hiker’s Handbook”, through the heydey of Backpacking Light, making my own gear, getting to know some of the more well-known UL leaders like Glen Van Peski and Japan’s Tomoyoshi Tsuchiya and Hideaki(…)