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Washakie, Lord of the Gros Ventre Wilderness
Grammy Museum Mississippi
Like a pillar they stood in the water
Golden Gate Bridge
Cocktails in the City
Bar in Ft. Worth
Water spouts at Hilton Head Beach
Sunrise at TA Moulton Barn along Mormon Row in Grand Teton National Park
Downtown Cleveland
Beautiful Myanmar
Doe's Eat Place
Alone on the Great Wall of China
Blues Highway Visitors Center
cleaning building
Ayuda!
B-25 Prepping for Flight
The stars light up the skies on a brisk night in Hawaii.
Oak Alley Plantation
Beauvoir
Great Wall of China through the Great Wall of China
Windstone Arch I
Beale Street
A Sunny Windowsill of the Chinese Dormitory
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Alone on the Great Wall of China

I was extremely lucky to climb the Mu Tian Yu section of the Great Wall of China. Seeing these steps - some large, some small - echoed my recent journey to overcome depression. As I ascended, I found myself shedding the past and slowly realizing, step by step, that I could conquer anything.

TAGS: Alone, China, Great Wall, History

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America
Member since 2016
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2016
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2016, 9:43 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX S7000
Focal Length: 4.5mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
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