Later I go on a hike. I hike the Long Lake Woods, which is a stretch of woods connected to one of the Finger Lakes. It was covered in mushrooms, but only a couple were edible. I liked that it was springtime and it was the perfect temperature. I liked the smell and the cool breeze on my face. I climb a tree and see the sunlight. I am thankful for nature.
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“That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.” (Emily Dickinson) In honor of the poet's birthday this week (Dec. 10, 1830), think about her words, and write your own appreciation of life, and living in the here and now. [Photo credit: Emily Dickinson, The Morgan Library & Museum]