Before we knew it, our time had come to leave for the road trip! Kelsey came to pick me up (5 hours out of her way round trip…BLESS HER SOUL) and we headed to Sacramento to spend one last night in California before kicking off the road trip. 353 more words
The first seven pictures are from a walk around the neighborhood I AirBnB’d in Salt Lake City.
A very uncomfortable appearing swing!
Salt Flats. Part of the Tree of Utah monument.
Metaphor: The Tree of Utah (or, The Tree of Life). This is just off I-80 about an hour west of SLC. It was created by a Swedish sculptor, and dedicated in 1986. As the story goes, he, Karl Momen had a vision of a tree while driving across the Bonneville Salt Flats where, you will find, no trees whatsoever for miles around, so, rather unsurprising. He felt moved to create a “tree” after this moment.