What a Beautiful Life by Jaiden Barney


 The car is filled with the sound of rushing wind and tires crushing rocks as we slowly turn into the campsite. A few weeks prior to this year’s trip to the Tonto National Forest there was a flash flood in the nearby canyon that took ten lives from a family of fourteen. Slight anxiety prickles through my body as the clouds engulf the sky with rolling thunders.

We park and immediately set up camp. Continue reading

The Journey Begins

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Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton