Active Muse–The Mountain Spirit by Mark Tulin
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On the first day, all Danny wanted to do was lie on the bed, look through the crown of the yurt, and gaze into the vast sky. How beautiful it was to be able to look at the hawks gliding overhead, to hear the sounds of nature, and not have to think about anything troublesome. He contemplated the serene blue sky and counted the number of birds that passed before his eyes.