Chimney Rock

Dear Editor:
I was raised in a home that valued the wisdom of our “original” Americans. I recommend that folks visit the Chimney Rock Monument. A “moonlight” tour of Chimney Rock a few years ago was an awesome experience. As I stood at the top in complete silence, peering down into the valley below, it was as if I could see their ancestors dancing in the shadows. Reflecting on that, I wish to share a quote from Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, a hero for peace through friendship with early explorers, Lewis and Clark:

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This story was posted on June 28, 2018.