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UPDATE: Rock Paper Scissors, Shoot!

I was contacted again today by Heather from Rise to the Occasions. I was actually hoping I would hear something from them soon because I was wondering how it went! 184 more words

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A Taste of the Climbing Life

It was a long shot, but one that we decided to look into. I (Five String) have always dreamed of rock climbing, and spending two weeks in the Joshua Tree National Park area seemed the ideal time to pursue that dream. 1,162 more words


Desert Spring, Take Two

My first day at Joshua Tree National Park left me eager to go back and see more. I had a better idea of the lay of the land so I knew what I wanted to see but I would still leave plenty of time for serendipity. 812 more words


joshua tree in the day

now that we’ve seen joshua tree in both the daylight and night, i’m not sure which one i like better!

warning: there are a lot of photos. 213 more words


joshua tree at night

we headed up to joshua tree to see the sun set. little did we know that by coming in from the south entrance you have a long way to go before you actually see anything other than desert. 86 more words


Part III: The Lost Day at Joshua Tree National Park

It’s so bright.

I must be dead.

Oh wait…there’s a drool puddle.

Does that mean I went to hell?

As my eyes adjust to the sun lighting my tent up, my body yells profanities in protest of even moving an inch. 532 more words


Joshua Tree Black Ink Paintings by Mark W. McGinnis

From the research done on our two week stay at Joshua Tree National Park in January,  I have created the following eight black ink paintings. They are a departure from my usual black ink painting style. 55 more words

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