Tag Archives: happiness

Ride Route Map 7.15.12

Date set for DXRide to hit the road. Yeeeeehaw.

The date would be Tuesday, July 17th. The ride has been postponed and altered because of two factors. My sister having a much needed surgery and the Pikes Peak Hill Climb being postponed because of the wildfires that ravaged the Colorado Springs area. I am … Read More

Wild Horse Creek Ranch/Mackay, ID

Super excited to be participating in Reel Recovery’s Fly Fishing Cancer Survivor Retreat in Idaho.

I will be participating in a Reel Recovery Fly Fishing Retreat. Reel Recovery is a wonderful organization that promotes the healing powers of fly fishing through 3-day retreats held across the United States for men who are Cancer Survivors. I absolutely love the philosophy behind … Read More

Elegia and me at Spirit Rock

Elegia. Meet one of my favorite stretches of asphalt, Hwy 55.

Since I was on the Menominee Indian Reservation to get a physical from my primary doctor. For the purpose of him signing a medical release form for the Reel Recovery Fly Fishing Retreat I will be participating in, I figured I’d introduce Elegia(the Ducati Multistrada … Read More

Desmoids Construction

Desmoids in Philly. RRRun. Walk. Connect. Heal.

I am currently going through all of the photography and video I shot during my weekend spent in Philadelphia at the 2011 DTRF Patient Symposium and Walk/Run. I will be working on all of the content for the post at a feverish pace. So, keep … Read More


A stroll down memory highway.

I was going through my video archives and came across video that I shot this past summer as I drove along one of my favorite stretches of highway to ride, Highway 55. It skirts the Wolf River as it cuts through the Menominee Indian Reservation. … Read More

South Branch of Oconto River

Tale of two branches.

This would be a shortish story of me fishing two branches of the Oconto River, as told by a little video I put together. While spending Labor Day weekend up by my parents in Shawano, I decided to pay a visit to a couple of … Read More


Splendor in the pines.

After missing the Menominee Nation Pow-Wow the past couple of years, I made a point of doing what I could to get there it this year. With the help of a friend and good timing, I was able to go. Fortunate me. I absolutely love … Read More

Red River rod.

Embarrassing moments and seeing Red.

I had a doctor appointment at the clinic in Keshena on Monday, so I figured I would stay in Shawano for a few days to spend some time with my mom. Also, I wanted to fish a couple of my favorite rivers and shoot some … Read More


A big day.

Saturday May 21, 2011. A monumental day indeed. My nephew Colton’s high school graduation. My sister Laurie, her two children and I made our way down to Collinsville, Illinois, where my sister Kim and family live. Collinsville is six and a half hours south of … Read More

Baby robins

New life freshly hatched.

May 12, 2011. Four new lives were brought into this world. Absolutely beautiful. I’ve been waiting for this day for a few weeks. Wondering if the four robin eggs would hatch successfully. Good work mumma robin. And you too proud and definitely protective papa. I … Read More


Wind through the trees. Revisited.

A little video I shot late last summer. It reminds me of days I have spent in the woods while fishing, camping or hunting. I would lie on the ground and watch the wind kiss the leaves on the trees above. There is something so … Read More

Floral wind

I envy the wind.

For the past week I have been fortunate enough to take in the beauty of this blossoming tree. I set this video to one of my favorite songs by Lucinda Williams, I envy the wind. I thought I’d share it with you.