Tag Archives: Cystic Fibrosis

Summertime UAB

They said I’d never grow up: I spent a longer time than most having not. It is the source of my powers… the fountain of my youth. There are days when I forget how to fly, I forget my happy thought. There are days when I believed them, I may never grow up. My lost […]

UAB Oct, 2015

Oct 4, 2015 Fev1 is 53%. The first time I blew it was a 45, then 50, then a 53. Frustrating but ok what did I buy with that %? I spend those FEV1% like an adventure budget. When I dip too much into the red I have to make up for it later. Here […]

Jack Kruse Cruise

Ok so an Osteopath, a Neurosurgeon and a computer programmer walk into a bar. The tallest asian man most have seen stands up from his chair, drops his pants and sashays into conversation in a pink speedo. narrator clears throat…where to start? Why did the tiger cross the river? Because his grandma did- Tigers on […]

“A night in Paris”

So.. a quick word. We went to the mother land of Bouldering in Fontainebleau France for 3 weeks. After 6 days climbing we went into Paris. Moments after making out in front of the Eiffel Tower Lindsay and I got hit by a car while standing on the sidewalk. The car jumped the curb and […]

Unprecedented Jan15.UAB

Its been 15 days, they wish I’d stay another week. I have been sent home early but never faced this decision. I am leaving the hospital because they can’t do anything else for me. A month before I came in I had struggled with flu-like symptoms that same week-its gotten so I only want to […]

Venezuela: AuyanTepui

Well… after months the story came out in Climbing Magazine November issue of 2014. My comments were refined and amended for public consumption. Here they are raw and unAbridged. I will include the article so you can see Gustavo & Gary’s experience too. Enjoy:) http://www.climbing.com/places/tepui-top-bouldering-in-venezuela/ It took months for me to write this: I finally […]

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