A Golden State of Mind

I stood on a blanket of grainy sand on the edge of a cliff before a vast gray horizon and slowly shut my eyes. For the first time in three weeks, the world stood still. The salty breeze caressed my cheeks and brushed through my hair until it covered my face. I didn’t care to […]

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Halfway to Heaven

Keep going. Each step may get harder, but don’t stop. The view at the top is beautiful.

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The One-Year Engagement

  One year ago today, the streets of New York City glimmered with magic. Hints of the passing rain fall painted the streets in a shimmering golden layer as dusk quickly approached and the sun began to sink in between the skyscrapers of Times Square. We walked hand-in-hand down the bustling streets of the city […]

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The Great Arizona Adventure

To most people, the month of February signifies a sign of hope. A sign that offers us a beacon of light while all the holiday craziness dies down and the bleak, frosted weather relentlessly storm clouds above us, dropping nothing but mounds of ice and snow and all things cold. February signifies that soft flicker of […]

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The View From the Top

Originally posted on Comm 663's Blog:
I sit in the front pew of the tiny chapel and watch as he walks up on the altar to gaze out at the canyon. It’s around lunchtime. The sun is shining a warm tint of orange and yellows and projecting the colors all over the canyon walls. And…

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