Home is Where the Hotel Is

The first thing my mom said to me when we got back home from vacation was, "When are you moving to Utah?" "We're not," I replied. "Why would you think that?" But I knew exactly why she said it. Whenever we go someplace new and have a good time there, we get the itch to … Continue reading Home is Where the Hotel Is

One Mile Closer to the Sun

There was a moment Tuesday afternoon when I thought I was going to die. I was standing on a platform 7434' in the sky, looking down at a distressingly thin pair of cables about to whisk me on a 60-mph, 1400-foot drop, wondering how I'd gotten myself into such a jam. Maybe I'm being a … Continue reading One Mile Closer to the Sun