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Going 'Outward Bound' With Your Son

By Alumnus Samuel Kim, Family Course, 2017

“Close your eyes,” said Nora. “Now, I want you to think about why you selected this course and what you experienced and learned since Wednesday.” 772 more words


Clear Horizon at Montford Cove

After four inches of rain on Sunday and Monday, a passing front cleared the air and lowered the humidity to winter levels. The clarity of the mountain views was remarkable for late April. 107 more words

Blue Ridge Mountains

U is for Unquote

The purpose of my blog is to share my journey as a writer. I share my successes, my discoveries, and my mistakes. I want you to know that I am human. 299 more words

The Writing Life

Favorite Longer Route near Johnson City, TN includes NC-226, NC-80 and NC-181

There are so many many great motorcycling roads near the Tri-Cities (Johnson City, Kingsport, and Bristol) but we continually go back and ride the route that I will describe in this post.   1,201 more words

Blue Ridge Mountains

Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains

A little over three years ago, Jeff and I visited family in South Carolina. It was my birthday, and the only thing I could think that I really wanted to do was drive toward the mountains. 1,388 more words

Everyday Life

Happy Snaps: Asheville

I am in love with Polaroids: the tactile experience of holding an old family photograph in your hands melded perfectly with today’s cultural preferences towards instant gratification. 195 more words