If you hike in an enchanted forest, you are bound to come across things of beauty like this:
... and you're also bound to run into creepy things like this (which I almost stuck my hand on top of.. yikes):
Maybe it was the fact that I was just in a good mindset, or maybe Thor passed on some courage to me somehow, but I managed to snap not 1 but 4 macro photos of this spider. **patting my own back for overcoming this fear (however temporary it was)**
Looking forward to our next hike in the next enchanted forest.