challenges, ramblings, Random

Do you GISH?

After filing for divorce in 2014 and moving back to Japan for another two years ... this time alone, I discovered GISHWHES (the Greatest Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen).  While I only participated in a few items my inaugural year, I was bitten and smitten with the creative, good-vibes-inducing, mayhem-creating fever that was… Continue reading Do you GISH?

challenges, dailyprompt, nature, photography, Random

The Daily Post: LINES

Last week I returned to California for personal and professional reasons.  Completing my required tasks early, I took a trip to one of my favorite national parks (#findyourpark).  I'll be reviewing those completed hikes once I get settled back in at home.  In the meantime, I submit the below image from the Hidden Valley Nature… Continue reading The Daily Post: LINES


Reflections of 2017 (“Blessed Project”)

2017 ... WOW! You've been an intense year full of unexpected surprises.  Earlier I wrote my first article and had not anticipated writing another until next week.  However after reading Susie Lindau's Blessed Project, I felt  inspired to reflect on this year's gracious moments and lessons learned. Please check out the above link for the most… Continue reading Reflections of 2017 (“Blessed Project”)