Searching for Humility: My Return to Niagara Falls

One of my favourite state parks in the USA is Niagara Falls State Park, a mere four hours away on the border between the US and Canada. If you took a poll of the denizens of the US, a large number of people would express enthusiasm when asked about Niagara Falls. Who doesn't enjoy taking…

On Mountains and Mankind

I have always been drawn towards mountains. Towards the highest peaks, whether the highest in the world or the highest in their individual landscapes. Some people are pulled towards the ocean, towards cities, or towards the interiors of their own homes; I escape to the mountains, to the remote coolness. A part of my fascination…

Finding My Wild Soul, One Blog Post at a Time…

Dear World, You don't know me yet, but I have already begun to know you. Your beautiful mosaic of skin tones and languages blanketed my childhood. Your vivid golden sands, your rugged snow peaks, your lush green forests -- they formed the canvass of my dreams. You gave me constant companionship in the darkness with…