The Memoirist
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The Memoirist

Snorkel Walking

Stepping into the mystery

Since I returned to the rainy Northwest from my sunny adventure in December I’ve taken to walking in the dark. I walk both in the morning and in the evening. I call it ‘snorkel walking’ because, in the dark, I discover things I don’t see while walking in the light.

Last night after dinner I walked up a busy street toward the bookstore near my house. On the way back I…



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Laura DeMaisBerg

I write about seemingly mundane experiences that are relatable because we are human. Subscribe on Substack to get my stories directly: