• Life

    This is not the End

    I’ve been really scarce on here lately and it’s been for a good reason. My final year of my undergrad has begun and it has hit me full force. This semester, I’m taking 17 credits and while not all of…

  • Life

    Up & Up & Up

    So as you can see, my new theme is up! When I thought about my what I should do for Catastrophe Rising’s next theme, I thought about what inspires me. Which of course led me to my home state of…

  • Life,  Outdoors

    Cassidy Currently: 11th Edition

    A view from a recent hike I did Wow, can you believe that we only have one more week left of July? This summer (and this year) has gone by really fast. I can’t believe that in 4 short weeks,…

  • Life,  Outdoors,  Travel

    Sanctuary

      It is not the trail we conquer but ourselves On Tuesday, I used my first day off in 2 weeks to do my first solo hike on the Appalachian Trail. I was going back and forth about bringing my…