April 2011

Snakes and Delusions

April 16, 2011

Contrary, to my more introspective brother blessed with supernatural powers, I have tragically been left without such abilities. Enlightened by moksha medicine, David insisted, “I can sprint through the jungle barefoot at night without harm.” Prodded for more specifics he would admit the full moon assists such endeavors and to ignore the circumstance of a […]

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Lessons Learned From A 15 Mile Hike Home From Work

April 12, 2011

Last night (September 5th, 2010), as I sat at my desk sticking the business end of a safety pin into the side of a nickel-sized blister on my foot, I thought to myself “How could I have made this hike better?”  Actually, the first thing I thought was “Why the hell did I talk my […]

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You Don’t Need to be Crocodile Dundee to Survive in the Jungle

April 9, 2011

The jungle can be a dangerous place mate. Its lush and spectacular diversity offer both challenges and unique opportunities for survivability. Over half the world’s species of plants and animals are competing for survival in the jungle, and thanks to Hollywood, this fact may give you a false impression that your greatest dangers are jaguar […]

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