“My Brain Becomes a Pop-up Store of John Muir Quotes”

“…I was awakened by a tremendous earthquake, and though I had never before enjoyed a storm of this sort, the strange thrilling motion could not be mistaken, and I ran out of my cabin, both glad and frightened, shouting, ‘A noble earthquake! A noble earthquake!‘ feeling sure I was going to learn something. ”
John Muir

When I travel the Yosemite Valley, or for that matter anywhere along those hills and trails where I’m pretty sure his ghost still wanders, my brain becomes a pop-up store of John Muir quotes.

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An overlook on the way in to Yosemite National Park

Recommended reading before you travel the Yosemite Valley:

Wild Muir: Twenty-Two Greatest Adventures

Pair Your Reading With:

Tea and bread, John Muir style (French, sourdough, or soda bread were his favorites)

Trivia Quiz:

In the above photo, you can see two famous landmarks in Yosemite.  One is on the left, and one is near center in the distance. Can you name them?

Happy Friday, readers!

Love, MarLa

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