Monthly Archives: March 2015

Thoughts

A big thank-you to Paul for today’s photo. This was our group having lunch on Saturday. I’ve had a full work day and, of course, fitted in my two walks with Abby – so it has been a good day. … Continue reading

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The Unbearable Sadness of Dreaming

I woke this morning from a dream – to a feeling of complete despair. I fought it – won the battle – but the dream has stayed with me all day. I don’t often remember my dreams. In fact, it’s … Continue reading

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Why I Hike

  As you can see, it was another misty morning – but beautiful. But let’s get right to it: why I hike. I have been pondering this since Saturday, when I found myself hurrying. I don’t want to hurry when I … Continue reading

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Sunny Monday

Today, we were located right on the mist fault line: while the rest of the city basked in sunshine, the farm was shrouded in mist. At about 2.30, just as I set out on my daily walk in the park … Continue reading

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Change of Plans

First – credit to Grace for this iconic photo of Abby – her attention completely riveted to Paul eating an apple – hoping – so very hopeful – that she will get the core when he is finished. This was … Continue reading

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CPR Loop Trail

Well, if yesterday was a perfect day hiking, today was just as perfect, in a completely different way. Yesterday I was alone and I explored and meditated. Today there were ten of us with five dogs and we kept up … Continue reading

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Exploring

Sometimes you just have to get out into the wilderness and do some exploring – all on your own. Today was as perfect as it gets. First, I was alone and haven’t been for a while. I love hiking alone … Continue reading

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Weekend!

I think that one word with its big, bold exclamation mark says it all. Yes, it’s Thursday and my weekend officially begins right now! I have written my last story and yes, it’s been a busy week. And I’m feeling … Continue reading

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Another Happy Day

How could it not be a happy day with sunshine like this! And weather like this! Spring is here! I love the longer days and the growing things – the flowers, the buds – lily pads are popping up on … Continue reading

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Light at the end

It has been a light-filled day, in many ways. First, the most obvious way is evident in the photos – light streaming from the sky: sunlight in a bluebird sky. A gorgeous day for a delightfully  unexpected long walk with Abby … Continue reading

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