Americans, please take a walk today

Return to a natural point instead of refreshing Twitter.

It’s 6 a.m. in Colorado, and out of my window, I see the same mountains that have always been there and will always be there. For a short while, they appear purple as the sun rises in the sky, which is gradually shifting in color from dark wash denim to navy to an eventual baby blue; I’ve watched this particular sunrise many times over. Looking…