Unexpectedly Inspired on the Trinity River

Trinity river flipped

“So where are we going Jane?” Tyrhone asks, his finger poised over the touchscreen of the GPS. “Umm… well, I am not completely sure exactly where it is… near the Trinity River somewhere in a tiny town called ‘Big Flat’?” He looks at me with the sort of expression which says that does not help me. We have come to rely heavily on our GPS on this road trip, so much so that we have given her a name. It’s … Keep reading…

Embracing the Wild Woman Within

Sarah Somewhere Wild

It was a gift which arrived at just the right time (as all good ones do). A book; a real-life-made-with-paper-book which carried the weight of the message inside it. It arrived during our stay in San Francisco from a kind, thoughtful friend and I relished the process of unwrapping it, reading the accompanying message, “All intriguing women should read this book,” and palming the pages in anticipation of the adventure ahead. “We are all filled with a longing for the … Keep reading…

Finding My Center in Yosemite

Rest stop Yosemite falls trail

After our jaunt with my sister in Vegas which involved eating, shopping, attending an amazing festival, reconnecting with lovely friends and eating some more, we were definitely ready for some time in nature. If this trip through the US has taught me anything it’s that I would rather be in nature than a city any day of the week. While I do enjoy some of the conveniences of city living, I find that a week or so is my limit … Keep reading…