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Hiking Lava Canyon

This week on Divergent Kids, we visit Lava Canyon. Located 75 miles away from Portland in an area just south of Mt St Helens… 303 more words

Divergent Kids

Mount St. Helens

Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good. His love endures forever. Psalm 139

Why is the word endures used here? Why not lasts or goes on? 93 more words



The Cascades were on display from my perch on Delta flight 4799 (SJC -> SEA) late Saturday afternoon. A couple of snapshots of the mountains: Helens, Rainier, Baker and Hood.

Mt Rainier

Loowit Trail - Day 3 - Ape Canyon to June Lake

Our last day on Loowit Trail was short but the most adventurous of them all. We left camp early treading the well established path towards Ape Canyon in the cool air of the wee hour. 451 more words


Mt. St. Helens - 06/27/16

A few years ago Jesse climbed Mt. St. Helens (as a winter ascent) with some friends and while we looked through the incredibly beautiful photos, I began cultivating an interest in mountaineering myself. 499 more words

Pacific Northwest

Wounds and Wildflowers

I returned the telegram to its protective sleeve and wistfully closed the three-inch binder, putting it in the bookcase with the other five binders of original letters. 983 more words

Caring For A Parent