Harness Your Problems

The first time I heard of sidemount was around 2004-2005. I was working on my initial cave diver credentials and listened, with great...

Just Keep Swimming

Chances are pretty good that if you still bother reading any of my drivel it’s because you’re a diver. And, as a diver, you’ve got it in...

GET BENT!

But what about The Bends?!?!?! Asks every newish diver. Every magazine, every message board, every social media group… from the...

Education vs. Indoctrination

Every instructor has their own way of doing things. Sometimes it is dictated by a shop. Or an agency. Or a mentor. Sometimes they’ve...

Through Stormy Seas

You ever try to change an entire culture? It’s like trying to turn one of those 1,300 foot container ships. On which every container has...

About the Journey

I’m not an explorer. There are some qualifiers to that, I suppose. But in the conventional sense of cave exploration… I just don’t care....