Lose Yourself

There are times when you find yourself out in nature and you are compelled to lose yourself in the breathtaking environment. Maybe, like the picture above, you find yourself on a foggy beach and somehow the sight and the feel of the fog wrapping around you becomes comforting and safe. You dig your toes deep into the soft sand, and before you know it, the sea splashes over your bare feet and the icy cold water makes you jump like a giddy child. Immediately you feel so alive and one with your surroundings.

There are so many ways to connect with nature, and this is one of my favorites. Sometimes we just need to stop and take a breath, and let nature handle all the rest.


28 thoughts on “Lose Yourself

  1. Saima.SK says:

    Hello, dear Michele๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ™‚ how are you doing? Good to hear from you after many days๐Ÿ™‚ very nice post๐Ÿ‘ i totally agree. I felt the words while reading it and can relate๐Ÿ’• love the last lines๐Ÿ™‚

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    • Hi, Saima ๐Ÿ™‚ I am doing fine, just been busy and I am so behind going on blogs. I see where I have some catching up to do on your blog for sure. I’m excited to see what you’ve been writing. Thank you for liking this post. I love that you felt the words. I guess that I needed a day at the beach.

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      • Saima.SK says:

        Good to know that you are doing well, Michele๐Ÿ™‚ No problem dear, we all lag behind at times, in following other fellows’ blogs, because of certain other life’s engagements. I was just a bit concerned and was missing your good posts and ofcourse your presence too๐Ÿ™‚ It’s too good that you spent a good time at beach, we all need that kind of restoration of ourselves and well being, happy for you๐Ÿ™‚

        It’s my pleasure dear, your posts are worth reading๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. Beautiful post dear lady, as is the soul writing it. I think you are ‘in nature’ wherever you are my friend. Thank you for sharing your nature ๐Ÿ˜€โค๏ธ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

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    • That’s so sweet, Mark, thank you. Nature always inspires me, and especially when I’m at the beach. I think you feel that way too.

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      • Oh yes indeed Michele, the beach and its beautiful body of water is grounding and opens me to…everything. I smile as I walk up and take that first salty breath and absorb its energy. I suffer so much each day as I take a walk and a coffee to celebrate its magic ๐Ÿคฃ May you ‘feel’ its love too dear lady ๐Ÿ˜€โค๏ธ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

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  3. Karen Lang says:

    Beautiful Michele. Itโ€™s so true. ๐Ÿค—๐ŸŒฒ

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  4. “Sometimes we just need to stop and take a breath, and let nature handle all the rest.” — You said it perfectly. As for the photo, I’d like to be at that place right now. It’s my kind of setting.

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  5. Pam Lazos says:

    Just flying home from a week camping in the Idaho wilderness and it was just what I needed, Michele!๐Ÿฅฐ

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  6. Excellent piece of work, Michele and who would not love to be in nature which is so beautiful and awesome. Lovely post.

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  7. incarceratedshadows says:

    Wonderful writing, Michele. ๐Ÿ’•

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  8. Hi, Alan ๐Ÿ™‚ and thank you. I think nature awakens the best in us, and for me, I just have to share.

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  10. Val Boyko says:

    Ah yes. Thank you bringing us back here Michele ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’•

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  11. You are welcome, Val. I’m ready to go back, lol.


  12. Love this. When I can get out, nature is just calming, peaceful…enjoyable. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  13. Hi, Elizabeth ๐Ÿ™‚ It’s a soothing place to be.


  14. Ali Grimshaw says:

    I very much relate to what you shared here. I’ve always said nature is my favorite artist. I wish everyone had the opportunity to spend time in nature. When I am hiking or sitting on the beach I feel my body shift to calm.โ˜ฎ๏ธ

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  15. Hi, Ali ๐Ÿ™‚ I agree with you. I think if everyone did spend time in nature they would feel so balanced and calm. There just isn’t anything like it.


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