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Socializing under the stars at Joshua Tree

Amyleigh Hoffine

S’mores, hiking and star gazing filled this past weekend for the students that joined the Math and Physics Clubs on the Star Party.  373 more words

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The Lonesome West

I think I’m beginning to really understand the cultural context behind the term the “Lonesome West.” I went from feeling overcrowded in the city to isolating myself in the middle of the Mojave desert. 150 more words


Integrating Great Workshops and Other Peak Experiences

I recently came back from Sandra Ingerman’s Medicine for the Earth and Healing with Spiritual Light workshop at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center in Joshua Tree, California. 496 more words

Joshua Tree National Park, February 2014

Under a veil of stars –

the soles of my holey Vans resting against a fire pit

one hand holding my body weight against desert sand… 2,460 more words


Fifty shades of Blue

I’m almost always the person behind the camera, but I don’t mind getting in front of the camera every once in a while. I need to get in front of the camera, because even though I’ve been in the US for a couple of months now, I’m still a tourist and this is what tourists do. 162 more words


Yesterday: Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve is located in the Mojave Desert of San Bernardino County, California, USA, between Interstate 15 and Interstate 40. Natural features include the Kelso Dunes, the Marl Mountains and the Cima Dome, as well as volcanic formations such as Hole-in-the-Wall and the Cinder Cone Lava Beds. 32 more words