Hike 

They called it an, “adventure walk”. The name made me smile as I laced up my boots. Gabe, Abby, and Eva, cousins I had only met for the first time two days ago, bussled about alternating between getting ready and whatever distractions each of them managed to find. Dave, their grandfather, helped his son Andy…

The Edge of Civilization

That place where we can still see our homes but one step further and we may be lost to the wild. There are wonderful monsters, large and small that lurk beyond and below. If you sit still it will swallow you whole and return you to the ground from which you came. Both of these…

Introvert

I enjoy being alone But not being lonely Walking and listening There is nothing quite so lovely With my thoughts I wander from place to place Always it seems with a smile upon my face Do not believe me, I am not ok Locked in a world that runs from day to day Take the…