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We now have a greenhouse full of propagation experiments waiting to be planted in mid-September when it cools down a bit: mexican & blue paloverde, catclaw & shoestring acacia, carob, jojoba, wolfberry, desert willow and more.

Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree National Park

A continuation of the 2008 road trip; a stop at Joshua Tree National Park. We didn’t spend near enough time there. Just caught a sunset over Palm Springs, and a little exploring. 319 more words


Because I never told you...

Because I never told you

Because I never told anyone.

Because in between that space lies the sorrow of my silence. A thing heavy and sodden with age, grown denser over time weighted by darkness alone as if dark matter where really the weight of silence itself… which is heavy and burdensome and amplified by itself is even more profound and tiresome, because I never told you… I waited alone in the silence. 398 more words

Whispers And Words

Former Marine charged with first-degree murder after extradition to California

JOSHUA TREE, CA – A former Marine arrested for killing the 19-year-old wife of another Marine was charged with first-degree murder in San Bernardino Superior Court, the District Attorney’s office reported on social media Monday. 522 more words


The Joshua Tree Epilogue

It’s been 6 months since my trip to Joshua Tree National Park.

Life is very different from what it was before the trip. Even though it looked like I transitioned back into the hum drum pretty well, I didn’t. 322 more words



Another about Joshua Tree.  There are thin places where we shouldn’t go if we don’t want to become something new.



Occasionally I took small… 61 more words



This is the cropped version as suggested by some in the critique.

I participated in a Redwood Camera Club critique this morning. This image is one that I shared. 50 more words