The River Author:Michael Neale Growing up in rural Kansas, Gabriel Clarke was mysteriously drawn to The River, a ribbon of frothy whitewater carving its way through steep canyons high in the Colorado Rockies. From deep within, Gabriel's passion for The River was undeniable. The fast waters beckoned him to experience freedom and adventure - and leave his dark past behind. — But... more » something was holding him back.
As Gabriel came of age in Kansas, chains of fear and resentment imprisoned him, keeping him from discovering all the treasures of The River - its powerful rapids, relentless gradients, and boulder-strewn sections of majestic splendor. He couldn't let go of a horrible event that he had witnessed on The River when he was four years old - something no youngster should ever see.
In this compelling story, Gabriel had to learn that letting go of the past meant giving himself totally to The River - heart, soul, and mind.« less