Out Beyond Where the Pavement Ends

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Nepal Himalaya Trekking

Basa Village Project

Jeff Rasley, Author/Writing Coach 

jrasley@juno.com

Trekking, Travel, & Mountaineering Expedition Planning

Basa Village Foundation 

Workshops, Programs, Classes, & Interviews

Midsummer Books and Writing Coaching

Write to Life http://tinyurl.com/jeffrasleypage                 Jeff's Books:

Pilgrimage: Sturgis to Wounded Knee and Back Home Again, a Memoir takes the reader on a motorcycle road trip without a bike.  The pathway to understanding the shared roots of all humanity led the author across the wide Pacific and to the summit of Himalayan peaks.  Enjoy a ride of discovery to the source from whence we all come.  http://tinyurl.com/ah58slq   Book trailer video on YouTube: "Pilgrimage" by Leila                                              

MONSTERS OF THE MIDWAY - Love and Redemption in College Football:  Sex, drugs, rock and roll, the Draft Lottery, the Anti-War Movement and radical feminism -- the cultural revolution on college campuses in the late 60s -- and the University of Chicago resurrects football. Experience it through the Maroons' wide receiver. Inspired by the author's experience, anecdotes from players and historical research.  It is available at http://tinyurl.com/monstersofthemidway  and as an audio book at  http://www.audible.com/pd/ref=sr_1_1?asin=B00CUONCVS&qid=1371004334&sr=1-1

Light in the Mountains -- Namaste, Rakshi, and Electricity in a Himalayan Village (Memoir of a Hoosier Quaker Finding Communal Enlightenment in Basa Nepal) describes the development of my relationship with Basa Village and is a call for people in the West to gain the wisdom of communal connection I have learned from the Rai people of Nepal.  It is available at http://tinyurl.com/87lvoeb

Light in the Mountains is a 2013 Gold Medal Winner in the Authors dB Book Cover Contest.

 Islands in My Dreams, a Memoir is a book of personal essays and pictures taken during adventure travels and spiritual quests.  It is available on Amazon at   http://tinyurl.com/82pfbpq   

India-Nepal Himalayas In the Moment is a collection of pictures and personal essays written after returning from expeditions and "philanthro-trekking" (mission work) in the Himalayan region.  It is available through Amazon at  http://tinyurl.com/44fnavs

False Prophet, a Legal Thriller is a mystery, romance and rant against the injustices of the legal system.  It is available through Amazon at  http://tinyurl.com/3wxsjd6  and as an audio book at  http://preview.tinyurl.com/mmxxvpc
 

Bringing Progress to Paradise; What I Got from Giving to a Himalayan Village, may be ordered in paperback through any bookstore, Red Wheel/Weiser Books or Amazon.com For a Buddhist perspective on the book: http://tinyurl.com/436jy8a

-   Previous Expeditions with Adventure GeoTreks:

        * Pikey-Basa Philanthro-trek 2013

        * Basa-Mera Peak 2011

* Jiri-Pike Peak-Basa-Phaplu 2010

        * Kangel-Basa-Khumjung 2009

        * Basa Village 2008

        * Langtang-Helambhu 2007

        * Khumbu-Gokyo 2006                

-  Our glorious welcome into Basa - YouTube

     - Links to like-minded sites:

      * Basa Village Foundation USA

      * Himalayan Children's Charities

      * Globalized Unity

      * Adventure Travel International Magazine

      * Maximum Adventure

      * Scientech Club of Indianapolis

      *  Fuse IQ

      Shout!  Outdoor Lifestyle Magazine

     -  Blogs, Interviews, & Reviews:

        Do the Right Thing Right

        New Book Journal

        Who You Calling Old

        Bright Side with Tekneshia

        Life's Issues

        Life Changing Insights

        Synchronized Chaos

        Between the Lines

        Examiner.com

        ReadWave

        Readers' Favorite

        UChicago Alumni Volunteer Leaders Lounge

        Shout! Outdoor Lifestyle Magazine

        Magnificent Time

        ReadWave

        Triangle Variety Radio with Patrick Walters

        Conscious Discussions Talk Radio

        Indies Unlimited

        GARRIS & GAGZ Sports Talk radio

        Triangle Variety Radio

        Synchronized Chaos

        Real Money with David Holland

        Authenticity Radio

        George Espenlaub Show

        Beyond the Limits Magazine

        Triangle Variety Radio Show

        Attention Deficit Sports Disorder

        Seeds Born to Light

        Conscious Discussions Blog Talk Radio

        Source of Wealth

        Free Kindle Fiction

        Story Finds

        WEBE Radio

        Novel Spaces

        Morgen Bailey's Writing Blog

        Indies Unlimited

        Say This Write

        Kris Wampler's Blog

        Around the World Blog

        Authors Den

        Travelanthropist

        Reader Views

        Around the World Blog II

        Patheos

        Your Life Matters

                                Links to some published articles