Monthly Archives: August 2011

Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: New Hampshire

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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My Sister in NM

Hey Everybody! Sorry I’ve been MIA lately — my sister is here visiting me in New Mexico and I’ve been far from the keyboard for a few days, showing off the Land of Enchantment. Here are a few shots from … Continue reading

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All Seasons: Otis Cove Cabin, Maine

I go for a hike almost every day and cover a lot of the same ground, over and over, in all weather and in all seasons. Exploring new terrain is always exciting, but there is something deeply satisfying about getting … Continue reading

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Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: Cape Cod!

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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Flash Flood!

New Mexico is a very dry place. In a good year, the area around the Cerrillos Hills where I live gets about a foot of rain, most of it in the summer months. This has not been a good year: … Continue reading

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All Seasons: Tucquan Glen

I go for a hike almost every day and cover a lot of the same ground, over and over, in all weather and in all seasons. Exploring new terrain is always exciting, but there is something deeply satisfying about getting … Continue reading

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Walking Maine Winter

Outside my window, snow is falling in tiny, icy flakes. Everything is white, the ground, the sky, the trees, the road. The plows won’t start until later. Every now and then a big truck passes, its headlights on low beam. … Continue reading

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Travels With Bowie & D.O.G.: West Virginia

In the past six years, my dogs and I have seen a lot of this country. I take a lot of photos when I travel and my favorites are usually the shots with my border collie mixes Bowie and Dio … Continue reading

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My Favorite Rock

As a lifelong geology buff and avid traveler, I have no shortage of favorite rock formations: the epic red sandstone towers of Fisher Towers, Utah, the wild gneissic folds at Maine’s Pemaquid Point and of course, the massive quartzite fin … Continue reading

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New Mexico Is Burning: Aftermath

This past weekend, on my way up to Colorado, I drove through the aftermath of the Los Conchas Wildfire. Ignited by a downed powerline on June 26 the Los Conchas fire quickly grew into the largest wildfire in New Mexico … Continue reading

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