Still Hiking with Leah

Great things happen when women and mountains meet. William Blake In 2012 when I retired, my husband and I moved to Marrowstone Island, which is located just off the mainland of the Olympic Peninsula, connected by a bridge. Our home provided a view of Admiralty Inlet, Whidbey Island across the sound, and the Cascade Mountains,Continue reading “Still Hiking with Leah”

Why I Am Not a Thru Hiker

Wanderer; your footsteps are the road, and nothing more, wanderer, there is no road, the way is made by walking. By walking one makes the road, and upon glancing behind one sees the path that never will be trod again. Antonio Macrado, Proverbias y cantares XXIX in Campos de Castilla In 1968 when the PacificContinue reading “Why I Am Not a Thru Hiker”