Louisiana Azaleas. All photos ©Erika Burkhalter.

Historical Natchitoches, Louisiana

A small town with huge charm

My husband lived an idyllic childhood in many ways. He collected bottles dating back to the mid 1800’s in the muddy banks of the Cane River. He motored his old boat to the local library. He had a three-legged dog named Bullet.

On our last visit to Natchitoches, to see his family, he marveled at the abundance of azaleas, probably…




People coming from different cultural backgrounds sharing seats at the table to dine, to laugh, to cook, to heal and most of all to share the stories of their unique journeys all over the world.

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Erika Burkhalter

Erika Burkhalter

Photographer, yogi, cat-mom, lover of travel and nature, spreading amazement for Mother Earth, one photo, poem or story at a time. (MA Yoga, MS Neuropsychology)

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