Last night, I woke up thinking of the beautiful women I have been mentoring. Such an honour and an inspiration to see them empowered by life and their own […]
2017 marks the twentieth anniversary of my becoming the first Australian woman to climb Mount Everest, as well as the first Australian to climb the highest mountain on each […]
A few months back, my old friend Graeme Joy called me to ask if I knew anything about volunteering in Nepal, as his neighbour’s son was planning to spend time […]
My phone always rings when someone passes away on Everest. In this world of one sound bites, whatever I say is in danger of being misinterpreted, or simplified. So here […]
Eric is a wiz with anything needing TLC, and cars, especially classic cars, with nuts and bolts and the other bits one finds in their guts, a source of ever wonder. Good pain medicine I thought when I spotted the scene photographed above, and dragged him over to the classic car and its gentleman, still pouring over its inners.
I just saw Everest the Blockbuster. As I was on the South Col when the tragedy occurred, I have a very interesting take on the whole story.. from the perspective […]