Monthly Archives: April 2011

PCT Day 13, April 27, 2011

April 27. mile 149 to the Paradise Café (WR-151). Cache at mile 74 with gigantic grapefruits! Hiked along telephone wires from cache to the Paradise cafe, rather than road walking, with EP and WD. Lots of lovely tiny wildflowers. Had … Continue reading

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Day 3 PCT April 17, 2011

April 17. Lake Marina to Cibbets. Favorite day thus far. Frodo dropped off her daughter’s Rei 20 degree bag to me at the campsite. We got a late start hiking, around 8:40. Met some locals on the trail who gave … Continue reading

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PCT Day 2

April 16. Mile 13 – 21/Laguna Lake. Morning sitting on some grass high up overlooking mountains and a valley. Coffee! Met Kay and Patty, our first thru hiker bond. Slept really poorly due to cold. Come to find out I … Continue reading

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PCT Day 1

April 15. Campo to mile 12/13. First day. Woke up at 7am at the Best Western in San Diego. The night before we stayed up until 12:15am sorting through our things and preparing drop boxes. I ate an omelette, toast … Continue reading

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“Oh Varian Sea” at Rockland Center for the Arts

Come check out my new piece, “Oh Varian Sea” at the Rockland Center for the Arts, in West Nyack, NY. The exhibition, “Flowers, Follies and Other Rites of Spring” is a stunning show curated by Kenise Barnes and I am … Continue reading

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Tibial Sesamoid Fracture

I went to a podiatrist in March, confirming I ran 9 NYC marathon qualifying races in the fall, all with a broken sesamoid. The doctor gave conservative treatment…anti-inflammatories and ice. He said that with orthotics I should be able to … Continue reading

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Birth of the Unknown

Tomorrow I travel to Binghamton, NY, to install a new body of work for an exhibition “element – progress,” a group exhibition at spool mfg., curated by john ros. Below is my artist statement Birth of the Unknown This body … Continue reading

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How To Find Out if I Die on the Pacific Crest Trail

My co-workers at The Jewish Museum expressed concern when I told them I was going hiking for 4 weeks on the Pacific Crest Trail with Christy Georg, without a knife. See, Christy is an ultra-light hiker and she told me … Continue reading

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