Desert Stories

To those who listen, the Utah desert speaks softly, telling stories of ancient cultures, of eons of geological force and process, and of hummingbirds.
–Temple Wash Pictograph, San Rafael Swell, Utah


The day my dog died, I (temporarily) lost my faith in atheism. I struggled with the notion that where she is now there’s none of us to be with her – but there isn’t such a place! 121 more words

A walk about town

My walk about town this morning started under blue skies and gave way to gray. But color was never too far away.


Monterey Jazz Festival, 2016

The 59th Monterey Jazz Festival was a showcase of jazz legends sharing the spotlight with the next generation of music makers. By all accounts, the future of the music looks to be in great hands! 113 more words