In our case; the writers spontaneously began the journey during a discussion of Mount Analogue and indeed; the team self gathered.
Self Gathering Nuts in Motion by Mara Thompson
Blue Squirrels - Although in Daumal's original work the blue squirrels were only mentioned in passing on this expedition they have played a significant role.
Target - Mara Thompson
Dozing against a warm rock, thinking about the attempt in '81, I felt someone's presence.
One of the blue squirrels, a young one, had paused and looked me in the eye. I heard, or rather, images came to me.
The meaning was clear, "No target". I blinked and the squirrel was gone.
We knew that hunting was forbidden from this point on, but there was something more to the message.
Doubler Birds Bathing - Mara Thompson
Doubler Bird Duplex - Mara Thompson
Doubler Bird families live in a duplex, sharing most day to day survival and bonding activities.
Where's My Boots by Susan Shulman