In our spiritual tradition, we give away whatever is holding us back — whatever is troubling us — by sitting beside running water and letting the negative feelings, thoughts, or obstacles go. We imagine the obstacles flowing away with the current, like a leaf or twig.
Today I took Charlie 5 minutes up into the hills south of Helena to a small lake … There was such glorious beauty that at times it felt transcendent. Trying to take in the beauty. Trying to take in the light — the incredible crisp, clear, morning light of an Autumn day. I could not make myself post just one photo today. Though these are not my best, I love the quality of light in these images. So, here is a selection for your viewing pleasure. I hope these images lift your heart as the place did mine.