Month: September 2019

Thankfulness on the Lost Mine Trail

On June 19 of 2018, I hiked most of the way up the Lost Mine Trail in the Chisos Mountains within Big Bend National Park, and lost myself for a while in the silence and beauty and peace of the place. I wrote the… Continue Reading “Thankfulness on the Lost Mine Trail”

The “Dunedain” of the Cross Timbers

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. J.R.R. Tolkien, Lord of the Rings Once again this year I had the privilege… Continue Reading “The “Dunedain” of the Cross Timbers”