I took a belated birthday field trip a couple weeks ago with my Bestie Michelle (totally recommended whenever needed to avoid writer burn out or for renewed inspiration, location to be determined by burnee) to the Oregon Japanese Gardens. Even my phenomenal photography non-abilities could ruin these scenes.
Brooks babbling over rocks and between drooping trees.
And, since we were in Portland…of course we had to go to Powells.
And besides an armload of books, I found this fabulous find in the romance section, a side-splitting end to a great day (and in case the writing is too small for you to read–Fabio says: “Look with your eyes, not with your hands.”
Where’s your place to go to get a brief break from the every day world?