HOW TO GIVE A TREE SPACE TO GROW. #rememberthelearningtree

It hurt me to know he had peace. Then I asked myself if I should love him that way, to regret that his soul feels free now that he is unburdened by our relationship. He wrote to her about me… “Hi You 🙂 Hope all is well with you. Happy? Not there yet, but yes, […]


“The hike to Lena Lake is doable for nearly every type of hiker. A wide path switchbacks gently at first and then just a little more steeply uphill through old- and second-growth forest to a large lake ringed by silent sentinels–huge old-growth fir trees that keep watch over day hikers and campers who elect to […]

GRADY: The spring of 2015.

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” Quoted: Khalil Gibran Photographer: Amber Garibay “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 Bell Jar […]