Showing posts from September, 2011

Who You Gonna Call?! GHOSTBUSTERS!

On Saturday, September 10th I had the pleasure of meeting Dan Aykroyd when he was at a BevMo in Arizona, and had my picture taken in front of the Ghostbusters ambulance!  I gave Dan a signed copy of Murder on Everest and asked him to review it for me, he said he would!  Pretty cool, huh?

Scottsdale Healthcare Article about Mt. Kilimanjaro Climb

Scottsdale Healthcare published a really neat article about my hike on Mt. Kilimanjaro, and I thought I would share it with you below. Check it out, and for more information about my books, visit my website by clicking HERE!
New hips help author conquer Mt. Kilimanjaro Writer celebrates 60th birthday on seven-day climbing expedition to research new mystery novel SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Aug. 1, 2011) – Paradise Valley author Charles G. Irion didn’t let two artificial hips get in the way of his quest to conquer Africa’s Mt. Kilimanjaro last month. Irion re-booted his work hard, play hard lifestyle after consulting with orthopedic surgeon Stuart Kozinn, MD, who performed the hip replacement surgeries at Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center. Irion reached the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro on July 5 as part of a trip to do research for his upcoming novel, as well as volunteer in Tanzania on a medical mission and celebrate his 60th birthday. It was his first major climbing expedition since h…