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I Am Not Afraid

I am not afraid of change,
mistakes or failure
But I am afraid of giving up and not trying
I am not afraid of climbing high… 343 more words

Events gone by ... and a record for 728 words

One of the drawbacks to posting letters after the kids receive them (rest assured that receiving a letter is not the same as reading it in a timely fashion) is that certain events will have already fallen by the wayside. 840 more words

Writing To Adult Children

Weekly Photo Challenge: TRANSIENT

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is TRANSIENT.

I have usually understood the word to mean something or someone moving from one place or condition to another. 36 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Episode 20 - Trails to and from Cherokee County

Chris talks about the Qualla Boundary, colloquially known as the Cherokee reservation- despite the fact that the land that was purchased privately and not reserved by any government for the Cherokee.   118 more words


Matching My Mind to My Location

On the Porch

Onisha Ellis

Yesterday we loaded up the car and left Florida behind. Today we are saying hello North Carolina mountains. Both are beautiful and we are blessed more than we deserve to have precious friends and family in both places. 321 more words

Onisha Ellis On The Porch- Thursday

10 Asheville Hikes with Epic Mountain Views

While there are thousands of miles of hiking trails in the Blue Ridge Mountains thanks to our national and state parks and forests, here are our ten top mountaintop hikes with the best panoramic views near… 321 more words

Things To Do

Fall Trip to the Mountains

I am fortunate to have a family mountain house within a short drive to Pisgah National Forest and the Blue Ridge Parkway/Mountains.  I try to go as much as possible, but work makes it hard to go as much as I would like.   187 more words