Resplendent Quetzal Male, Southern Ecuador

WC Answers Your Questions: Snowbound Edition


WC is snowbound, or nearly so. There’s been a record snowfall in southwestern Idaho, and a seriously inadequate snowplow fleet. Even WC’s SUV struggles with the neighborhood streets. Rather than stay in bed reading – a sensible alternative – WC will take the opportunity to answer accumulated reader questions. Are you an atheist? That’s kind of…

Machu Picchu, Peru

Made It!


Everyone should have a bucket list. WC does. Check one item off that list. It’s as spectacular as is advertised. It’s also pretty crowded. Some 4,000-6,000 people per day. Industrial tourism in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. But it’s worth it. More details when there is more bandwidth.

A Really Compelling Book; garden statue, Hotel Señorial, Miraflores, Peru

WC Isn’t So Old


WC isn’t so old he can’t remember reading looking at books that focused his attention like this. Luckily, WC’s parents never found out. We’ll pretend this is about the excitement of the autumn equinox, even though the event is mostly irrelevant 10° from the equator. WC reminds reader he has only intermittent access to the…