Day 3: Departing the Rockies

Location: Wolcott, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO Day 3: Early start. Heading West 300 miles as the land of white mountains gives way to red...

Day 2: Rockies at 12, 100ft

Location: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO Hiked Glacier Gorge, Bear Lake, Glacier Creek, and then proceeded up to 12,100ft in the high Rockies. Made a new friends in the local chipmunk population . . . alas, no food to give them. Only companionship. Now: Basecamp for...

Day 1: At Home in the Mountains

Location: Estes Park, CO Landed in Colorado, rent a car and wound my way up through Boulder to Estes Park—the gateway for Rocky Mountain National Park. Tomorrow I sent off into the mountains. the mountains are...
The Road Turns West | A Journal Entry

The Road Turns West | A Journal Entry

by L.M. Browning  “Sit with the silence. There is something there waiting for you.” —Journal Entry, May 2019   Virginia Woolf believed that life was composed of one or two days that change everything―pivotal days that ripple out to effect all the days...
Go West, Young Woman | A Journal Entry

Go West, Young Woman | A Journal Entry

“There are things I know—certainties I can always return to— like the knowledge that beauty assuages grief and silence soothes a pressured mind.” —Journal Entry, March 2019     A Return to the Lands of Grief Following my adventures over recent...