Hiking Trails In Northern California

I love hiking, and through the years I’ve collected a few favorite trails that I keep coming back to. Some are shorter, and some require several days. Chamise Peak Trail is one of my favorite short hikes. It’s perfect for when you need a nature fix, but only have a couple hours to spare. It’sContinue reading “Hiking Trails In Northern California”

Zen Pleasures Of Spring In Northern California

  This time of the year one of my greatest zen pleasures is to watch things come alive, both in my garden, and in the National Parks that can be reached within a few hours. The first three photos are from some of my favorite places in northern California, that I visited this past week.Continue reading “Zen Pleasures Of Spring In Northern California”

What does it take to experience oneness?

  One hot day in July, almost four years ago I made a mistake. The mistake turned out to be a life changing experience. I went on a hike in the Nevada desert, by myself. I was somewhat familiar with the area, but not 100%. I started out early in the morning with a backpackContinue reading “What does it take to experience oneness?”