April 23, 2014

Montana: Dogs, Skiing, Yoga, Beer, Hot Springs, & Love.




Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you.”

~ Maori Proverb

Recently I’ve been spending more time than usual outside, and that, I believe, is the essence of springtime. Sleeping in the sun on blankets. Planting seeds and watching them grow. Finding hot springs. Playing with the dog. Running like the wind. Feeling the rain. Riding a horse. That’s what it’s all about this time of year. Finding the sun, recognizing the shadows, finding your loves, and starting anew. Reflecting inward and expending energy outward.

Just being. 









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Photos: Somewhere special in Montana

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Melinda Apr 25, 2014 10:49am

Love this, lady! And spot on with the title :).

imaginarymelody Apr 24, 2014 8:51pm

Lovely images, thank you for sharing! Reminds of home a bit (New Mexico as well).

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Jenna Penielle Lyons

Jenna Penielle Lyons was born in Portales, New Mexico among sage and sand. Raised in Pocatello, Idaho among the black rock and juniper, she grew up wandering in cowboy boots, running, riding bikes, skiing, climbing, painting, and studying classical ballet. She is a scholar of English Literature, a poet, painter, photographer, musician, and outdoorswoman. She winters in Missoula and spends the summer working for Snake River Hotshots. She is a lover of mountain bluebirds & elephants, tea & good coffee, Carl Jung, Salvador Dali, skiing, climbing in the desert, yoga, harp music, and sagebrush. Her favorite foods are borscht and any combination of chocolate and cayenne pepper. Check out her work and follow her adventures at her website.