Outdoors, Writing

Country Magazine: Photo Feature

The publishing industry is an odd thing. Today I got an email inquiring where to mail my check for my photo feature in the July print issue of Country Magazine. I'd forgotten that I'd submitted anything to that magazine! Surprise acceptances and rejections are a common phenomenon in the world of publishing. We painfully edit… Continue reading Country Magazine: Photo Feature

Outdoors, Writing

Poem: An Ordinary Day

One day I biked up a steep hillThrough dense green treesAnd an orchestra of birds Sweat tickled my spineLike water slipping down a ravineAnd I huffedAnd I puffedAnd I burned my legs down At the top I gulped mountain airWith a snowy view chaserAnd I was more aliveMore awareOf every breath and every muscleThan ever… Continue reading Poem: An Ordinary Day