To rise or to retreat? A dilemma above the clouds

I’m currently living in a yellow tent amongst hundreds of others at 5700M above sea level. My climber partner Kheiry and our assistant Jeremie along with 2 of our strongest

Hardship Never-ending – Evacuation Part 2

As I watched the jeep drive away with my climbing partner Kheiry, Jeremie, Pema and Namgyal, it suddenly hit me:  I was mentally, emotionally and physically exhausted. The truth is

Today I evacuated my friend Kheiry

  “It’s over”, I though to myself, and it hasn’t even begun. The dream: The ascent of Mt. Cho Oyu, the 6th highest mountain in the world is crushed. I

Why Challenge Ourselves?

It’s that time of year again when uncertainty takes precedence over all that is routine, familiar and predictable. No matter how many times one embarks on a high altitude Himalayan

Your life, is your adventure

Have you ever found yourself asking the question “ I wonder if there
is something more out there for me?” Unsettled or unsatisfied with
your current reality? Constantly feeling as though there

Social media bring youth to new heights

Dear FindingLife followers, In 2005, I unknowingly embarked on a journey to the Himalayas that would, unknowingly then, completely change and reshape my life. I had never climbed a mountain, I