Backpacking with Kids

WPC: Satisfaction

Up at dawn packs on only
essentials and some expectations to try on
breath deep as the trail steepens its grade
kids strong happy to climb
on sunlight showing its end (more…)


The Climb

She calls us to walk
up to slip and crunch on her sides
to view the Earth from new heights
packs heavy hearts free our feet continue up strong and willing
as we climb on our lungs empty (more…)