Walking in The Woods…

Today, I took a walk in the woods next to our house.

photo 3 (8)After a few minutes I could no longer see the road or our house.  I was surrounded by overgrown underbrush, trees and brier patches…

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I was totally focused on watching where I was walking so I wouldn’t step in a rabbit hole, trip on a fallen tree or walk into a Pyracantha branch.

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The silence was broken by a soft scurry through the fallen leaves...

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the next thing I heard was a guttural sound and the loud flapping of wings…predator or prey.

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I was quickly reminded that walking in the woods is like visiting someone else’s home.


Walk softly and leave things better than you found them…

This post was inspired by The List: 101 Things to Blog About

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