Last month I trekked up to a remote location in the Maine North Woods for a little getaway. It was just me and Mother Nature. I spent four nights away from cell phones and computers, “to do” lists, and traffic jams. I passed the time kayaking, observing wildlife, and reading. I watched the days pass by in slow motion and allowed my mind to achieve an inner calm.
Last night, sleeping in my bed back in Vermont, I was woken up by a passing lightning storm. As the rain pounded down and the thunder rumbled, I was reminded of my last night in the North Woods where I witnessed a spectacular storm blow in where my little cabin sat. Inspired by last night’s storm, (more…)