All the Single Ladies (and I DON’T mean your status)!

Recently I read a piece in which the author, a woman, was discussing the notion that she, as a woman, had to be, “everything to everyone.” She was reflecting on the idea that the roles that are central to her existence are defined by how they relate to other people. [...]

By |2015-06-16T18:49:30+00:00September 15th, 2014|Categories: Womanhood|Tags: , , , , , , , |6 Comments

Women of Science, Speak Up!

A couple of years ago I launched an informal campaign on my personal Facebook page to celebrate influential people in science and their amazing contributions to advance our understanding of the world. My inspiration was a book I had picked up called The Scientific 100 by John Galbraith Simmons, which [...]

Journeying Beyond Your Comfort Zone

This is me after a four-day excursion, on foot, up a steep walled, snowy valley in Tibet. I was sunburned, bloated, exhausted, and could barely stand up, but damn was I feeling amazing! Welcome to my blog, where I will explore anything and everything related to journeying beyond [...]

By |2015-06-16T18:52:33+00:00September 7th, 2014|Categories: Adventure, Geology, Tibet|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments