Hot Air Balloons, Energy Vortexes and Other Arizona Stories

At dawn we found ourselves in Page, Arizona. Twice. Once in November heading North towards Zion National Park, and once in August, driving South into Sedona. Page is a place that when mentioned usually begets a raised eyebrow or a “Where?”.  While not considered to be a destination in and of itself, there are sights … Continue reading Hot Air Balloons, Energy Vortexes and Other Arizona Stories

Eclipse Chasing

In the last census Jay Em Wyoming’s population went down as a whopping sixteen.  118 miles Northeast of Cheyenne, in a region where cows outnumber people and the roadside is lined with tumbleweeds, you wouldn’t expect to pass thousands of cars on a Monday morning.  August 21st 2017 though, total eclipse day of the sun … Continue reading Eclipse Chasing

Seven Wonders of Oregon Part II: The Columbia River Gorge

Think of a town living in the hall of a mountain king.  Where in it’s shadow people spend their days picking peaches and cherries.  Juice running between cracks in fingers, the crevices of hands stained crimson. Where waterfalls roar within a mile of your doorstep, mists coating rock walls cool and damp to the touch, … Continue reading Seven Wonders of Oregon Part II: The Columbia River Gorge