Tag: waterfall

Crystal Creek Falls

On Sunday evening I craved a nature experience. Whiskeytown National Recreation Area was close by, so I suggested a spur off the moment visit. It’s a gorgeous 39 000 acres wilderness area, with over 70 miles of well maintained trails. I love hiking there,…

A Zen-Minded Thanksgiving Week, part 3

I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, this is what it is to be happy.  ― Sylvia Plath   The third, and last part of my Zen Minded Thanksgiving Week, a beautiful hike along the McCloud…

Transient – In My DNA

When I read the theme for this week’s photo challenge at The Daily Post: Transient, my first thought was that’s me. It used to make me a little melancholic, like I was always standing on the outside looking in. At 37 I’ve finally come…