First there is a forest—rich, redolent, shady, home to animals large and small. The animals carve paths through the forest—from water to food to cover. Then natives track the animals—use, improve and realign the paths of their prey. Then come the mountain men, reinforcing the man-animal paths. Then come the miners, looking to straighten those […]

via Suprise! I am my own pack mule. — Rangewriter