7-5-15 142I recently spent several hours just writing random thoughts and taking photos – while saturating myself in a natural setting, within Mt. Mitchell State Park, NC.

Most of the photos in this essay were taken along the Balsam Trail, around the Summit of Mt. Mitchell. For those that have never visited the site, Mt Mitchell is the highest peak east of the Mississippi River.

…Something happens at 6,000 ft… If you give yourself to the mountain she will give back much more than you can imagine…

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