The 34th Miner

The Welcome Center

Some people hear his story and see what he has done and are impressed, some just shake their heads, and some think he is crazy. Having been there and seen it I have my own opinion, but I will leave you to make your own decision.But . . .

The 34th Miner

I Must Have Read That Somewhere

He was such an avid reader that he took his 117,000 volume library with him whenever and wherever he traveled. His books were carried by a caravan of four hundred camels trained to walk in alphabetical order.

The 34th Miner

Up The Steps

Thousands of people face the challenge of the steps each year and for each it means something different. For some it is just the fun of recreating a movie moment. But for others, the Rocky Steps are symbolic of their lives.

The 34th Miner

A Paragraph Of Mine Died

I wanted to hear, “Jeff you have written a brilliant literary masterpiece. Don’t change a single thing!” What they actually said was, “Thanks for getting us your manuscript. Please cut 20,000 words out of it so people will actually read it.”Do you know how many brain cells gave up their existence for me to get those 20,000 words that now need to be eliminated?