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Kathleen Guthrie

Love this! I am right there with you. My nerves are calmed just reading this, and I'm thinking about how we can escape the city for some listening time. Thank you for a great start to my morning.

Carol Perkins

You hit all my senses with this description. Lovely.

Barbara Force

What a fabulous picture and commentary. We all need the quiet and nature to perk up all of our senses. Thank you for sharing this-it's making my day!


It sounds fantastic -- all that nature at your toes... thanks for describing it so beautifully!

Denise Emanuel Clemen

That was a wonderful post, Barbara. A reminder for writers to be more like the gorgeous Spike and pay attention to everything. Not just how it looks but how it smells.


Gorgeous. When are you having another Twin Bridges retreat? I think this photo and your description of your walk just sold it for me.


Thanks for the nice comments everybody - much appreciated. Kristen - no Montana retreats planned in the near future. One in Lake Arrowhead in the fall and another possibly in the spring.

ENT doctor

The picture looks so stunning Barbara! I'm a nature lover and this one is a gem.

Luke Hamilton


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