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Pausing Before the Woods on a Foggy Evening

I felt a bit bad about disrupting their evening feeding, but not bad enough to keep me from stopping and watching the deer for a while… Continue reading

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Copperheads & Conversations

There are certain types of beauty best appreciated from a comfortable distance… or only in pictures… Continue reading

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A Healing Walk

A fresh walk on an ancient path can lead us to more than a great view, even on a dismal day. Continue reading

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Running on a Rainy Afternoon

Running in the woods on a chilly, rainy afternoon in March brings unexpected blessings. Continue reading

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Holding Tight on the Long Nights

Like old oak trees holding to dead leaves on a winter night, a good stubbornness can carry us through the tough times. Continue reading

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Following the Trail

A spring hike in a Kentucky woods with two daughters and five grandchildren stirs old memories and forms brand new ones; all of them are good! Continue reading

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The Leading

There are times in life when those of us so accustomed to the rule of reason may find it awkward and challenging to follow the leadings of a Spirit that cannot be seen or explained. Continue reading

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