Tag: nature

Overheard Hiking Runyon Canyon: Messages From the Universe

Overheard Hiking Runyon Canyon: Messages From the Universe

I have this theory that snippets of conversation I overhear from strangers in passing are messages from the universe. It’s usually just a word here or a phrase there over the course of the day, but when you’re hiking busy Runyon Canyon in L.A., it’s a string of […]

Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Nature Walk

Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Nature Walk

On Christmas Eve, my family and I went for a 1.5-mile hike in the Boyce Thompson Arboretum, a 392-acre botanical garden in Superior, Arizona. There weren’t many people on the trail, so most of the time it felt like we had the place to ourselves […]