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“Wilderness. The word itself is music.” ~ Edward Abbey

  REI’s #OptOutside campaign is brilliant. It’s brilliant because regardless of how individuals ultimately decide to spend Black Friday, it aims a spotlight on the value of the natural world to our well-being, both personally and as a collective. It’s brilliant because it’s authentic. I … Continue reading

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The slippery slope of discovery in art: Joy, failure and fear

Come close my dear fellow creatives, I have a confession to make. I’m an artist but that doesn’t mean the outcome of everything I create is art. I fail. Sometimes…. I sit down to write. My fingers fly across the … Continue reading

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My Moab

The alarm went off but we moved closer together before leaving bed. A 4 a.m. rising is never easy, but it is easier when you are responsible for helping someone, and that someone is your significant other. I moved as … Continue reading

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Bragging about bruises: Bring on the swagger

Have you ever noticed that some nights you just feel the swagger coming on? A feistiness in your hips, and absolutely no wobble in your walk? I know I’m not the only woman who feels this way, but it was … Continue reading

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