the highest pass

Posted by admin on April 19, 2013 in Adventure
The number was 8. That’s how many days of motorcycle riding I had under my belt between Wanderlust California and India. Now, it was time to go…up.  Every piece of me wanted to prove that I too could hug the curves of the Himalayan Mountains. But as I walked up to the guys next to all the bikes, with my helmet in hand, I had say to our leader, Anand, “Not today, I’m not ready.” He always...
Posted by Adventure on April 12, 2013 in Adventure
There’s only one thing more frightening than riding a motorcycle on the cliffs of the Himalayas, and that’s life without cell phone reception. Let me qualify that this was no mere digital fast to see if I could exist without cellular communication, as yogis often attempt.  It was true fear when, after arriving in India for this adventure that would see me motor my way through the highest...
Posted by Adventure on April 5, 2013 in Adventure
You don’t go to Wanderlust to face your fear of death, or so I thought. If you’re anything like me you pack yoga gear, maybe a swimsuit and your iPod for the plane. You decide which of the amazing classes you will be torn to choose from, and you most certainly pick the Lucy Tent to hear the great Dr. Wayne Dyer speak (pictured, right).   But, fear? No, I didn’t see it headed my way. As a...