I Like Stepping On Crunchy Leaves

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    I live in Sacramento, CA. We've had lots of wind the previous two days, though today seems it will be calmer. So the wind has blown all of our nice crunchy fall leaves into these huge drifts along the curbs. It's like crunchy leaf heaven!
    NewLeaves NewLeaves
    22-25, F
    Dec 2, 2011

    Or Dry Pine Needles

    It's a sensation mixed with sounds and usually smells that reminds me of being in the woods. It's calming to be reminded of being alone surrounded by trees
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 11, 2009

    Nothing like a walk in the park on a fall day.

    It is a provincial park calked Chickakoo Lake.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 16, 2015

    Leafy Memories

    Walking through dry leaves reminds me of some particularly lovely times I used to have with my daughter when she was small.  From the age of about 3, I used to bring her to a local park in North London in England and we would spend ages collecting dry leaves in the...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Aug 12, 2009


    its so fufilling to step on leaves, its one of the greatest sounds and feels amazing. i love it :]
    asdfok asdfok
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2008

    Following The Creek

    I hiked along a creek this last weekend. All the leaves were gone and the sky was grey. (Sorry, got lost in an old song for a moment) the leaves made the wonderful cruching sound when I walked and there was the slight smell of leaf decay which while I would want a a cologne or...
    taddeebar taddeebar
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 2, 2010
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