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September 2014 - Tadpole Ridge

Winging It – Hiking Tadpole Ridge with birder Brian Dolton.

This hike is for the birds!

Earlier this year I contacted the local Audubon Society about a hike related to birding. 891 more words

New Mexico

Can't Stand Still

She went out to a forest in New Mexico. Set it on fire just to watch it burn. The flames danced all night for her as she watched, and as the sun began to rise she left. 127 more words

Monstrous Souls

Day Two - Albuquerque in Style!

Day 2.  Silver City, NM to Albequerque, NM.  239 miles.  Three hours, fifty minutes.  Fuel consumption 16.28 MPG.  Average speed 62 MPH.  The last two numbers are flabbergasting.   634 more words


3,000 Miles For Off-road Vehicles In Gilia Nat. Forest?

Press Release Center for Biological Diversity

Appeal Challenges Gila National Forest Plan Allowing 3,000 Miles for Off-road Vehicles

Plan Threatens San Francisco River and Endangered Birds, Fish, Frogs… 467 more words


Scenes From the Gila: Artist's Statement

The following is my artist’s statement for my most recent series, which was completed January-April, 2014, and was displayed at Art Obscura Gallery in May 2014. 347 more words


Scenes From the Gila: Ponderosa


Ponder awkward pasts

Mushroom clouds, Indian wars,

Thick golf course heavens

Oil on canvas, April 2014, 40″ x 56″

Detail photo by David Lopez. 67 more words


Scenes From the Gila: San Francisco

 San Francisco

Moonshine’s mockingbird

Valentines in the river

Please, babe–don’t get weird

April 2014, oil on canvas, 36″ x 42″

Detail photo by David Lopez… 118 more words