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Day 5 – Lassen Volcanic National Park, Cont.

Another morning, another stand of pines to great me:

Today was, as expected, interesting. Also, very, very tiring. Actually, it wasn’t so much that today itself was all that tiring. 627 more words

Long Trips

WPC: Atop

Some places stretch the mind others inspire
the body to do more than we ever thought
we can
and when that place does both just ease… 181 more words


Photo 9, 10, 11, 12....

These photos were taken in the Mojave Desert looking out of the side window and the sunroof of the car.

Views of a mini volcano, known as Cinder Cone. 37 more words



Into the unknown yes
I say yes I will
go up towards the expansive skies
and distant horizons up where I am reminded
how much effort a step can be up… 151 more words



The Empedrado Wilderness, a planar vision, a raised level expanse of wilderness, flattening our perception of a spherical planet as it spreads across New Mexico. Along with other areas of wilderness, it frames our view of volcanic cinder cones.

Aerial Photography

The Climb

She calls us to walk
up to slip and crunch on her sides
to view the Earth from new heights
packs heavy hearts free our feet continue up strong and willing… 246 more words