It was around these life-affirming pools that I finally discovered a truth. Sitting in the bottom of this canyon just as I sat atop the mound of Merlin’s tomb, I realized that the wild places on the planet create in us peacefulness, courage, and a strange sense of fulfillment that made all else seem unimportant.
chapter last . . . e-publishing happens next week. I'll alert you when all is ready. I'm working on print-on-demand hard copies today