He was probably shaking as he slowly reached for the pierced hands before him, examining carefully these holes he dared to see first before he believed. And then, in that moment of clarity, he quickly withdrew his trembling hands, probably covered his mouth in fear and shame, but mostly in reverence, and then, without a… Continue reading Grace through holes
The prominent mountaineer Ed Viesturs labels this “phenomenon” as summit fever. It’s when a sense of getting to the summit grips a mountaineer and the risks are overlooked in favour of this objective. He has seen plenty of these among fellow climbers. Mistakes, he calls them. Sometimes, they prove costly. It is highly contagious and… Continue reading The lessons on Mt. Beaufort
Thoughts on the New Year written in my Palawan blog. :-) I wish you all a joyous, God-filled New Year.