My Beautiful Mountain

Mountains  are monumental whispers within my soul. CKS L147 Somewhere in Idaho Mountain Study Inner Joy Once again, lost in Idaho.  We always love to take the back roads.  There is a certain magic and safety in the wilderness.  It feels as if the mountains and the pine trees are there to protect you. Here…

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Leaf Study

Small moves; Quiet smiles; smirking; Mischievous beckons My memories. CKS L233 Last Chance Campground Idaho Leaf study near river Sometimes it is good to stop looking at the sweeping mountain vistas and focus in on small moments.  These small moments allow my mind and body to breathe. I sat by the river one day when my…

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Last Stand Broken

Echoes of Pride’s Goodbye walk Inaudibly into voicelessness; Confidence’s skin flushes; Embattled with  Stubborn’s confidence. CKS Last Stand Broken Self Portrait Mirror Observation Meditation Reflections Violence is not a mental illness. She sat nervously on the edge of the table as he held her left arm in one hand and melodically caressed his fingers over her…

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Caught in the Mountains

Caught up in Mountain sky; I smile lazy; Happy tears; Cloud shadows Dancing. CKS L435 Outside Treasure Valley Beyond Foothills Summer Day One of my favorite moments; A cloud and its shadow. My first discovery of cloud shadows came while driving into the mountains on my way to the Fort Burgwin Research Center just south of…

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