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The Day I Killed a Snake With the Road

One summer a few years ago, I was happily mowing my lawn in the bright July sun, when I chanced upon a baby snake. Ewww! I am not fond of snakes or bugs or spiders, either. 955 more words

Language & Writing


We do have rattlesnakes on the farm. If the rattlesnakes are far from the animals and our house, I don’t bother them. They kill gophers, mice, and ground squirrels. 198 more words


Officials warning Utahns about rattlesnakes shaking out of hibernation

SALT LAKE CITY – Officials are warning Utahns about some critters that are going to be out a lot more often with the warmer temperatures. 192 more words



If you live in the Intermountain West, you’re probably going to run into rattlesnakes sooner or later.  They’re native to the area. You and I aren’t. 352 more words

Intermountain West


I am amazing and very proud of myself. This is how my day went.

Woke up made some delicious Israeli coffee, some call it Turkish. Loaded the 357 attached the battery to the trimmer, weed whacker and went to face the weeds that grew over my knees. 381 more words


Sonoran Spring Week 8



As I sit writing raindrops are falling and the air is fresh w/ the smell of rain. Thunder keeps repeating itself in the near distance. It’s a welcome reprieve from the steady diet of dry this time of year. 905 more words

Desert Outdoor Adventures

Moments: Brake For Snakes

Beautiful. Elegant. Polite. Interesting. These are just some of the many things I would say to describe my encounter with this amazing animal. This little one nearly lost his life as a car passed by him on the road. 83 more words