Dreaming that one is eating books foretells advantages to teachers, lecturers, and anyone who earns his livelihood from books, but for everyone else it means sudden death. Artemidorus of Daldis … Continue reading
The beauty, purity, and simplicity of the mountains bestow a joy and peace difficult to match amidst the machinations of civilization.
When I left the mountains for graduate school in Florida, I cast about for that clean, quiet peace and found it in cave diving. Continue reading
While riding with his horses and servants through a vile and dangerous portion of the mountains, a soldier stopped the author (Audrey Herbert) and demanded his yol teskere (road permit), which was packed away… Continue reading
Slithering in as carefully as I could, the tank once again caught on the ceiling and my heart went into my throat. There was no other way out, and I had a little over an hour to figure it out. Continue reading
trekking barefoot through python-infested Philippine jungles in search of never-before-seen caves, Bill is driven to push the edge… Continue reading