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Hiker Slang

Hiker Slang We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect ~ Anais Nin At a book club recently for my book, Appalachian Trial Happiness, the readers said they wish there had been a glossary.  I had … Continue reading

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Happiness is Hiking

Happiness is Hiking In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks ~ John Muir It had been far too long since I’d been on the trail.  Having moved to the desert and started a new job, … Continue reading

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Happiness is a Choice

Happiness is a Choice Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I … Continue reading

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On Hiking Alone

On Hiking Alone I really like this quote, thanks to my sister for sharing it with me. There has been a lot of talk in comment sections, in the NY Times and on Social Media about the woman who died … Continue reading

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Cycles of Happiness

Cycles of Happiness Normal is nothing more than a cycle on the washing machine                                ~ Whoopi Goldberg So this weekend I’ve returned to California and it is a bitter-sweet homecoming.  It means coming back to the state that is my … Continue reading

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