At Least the Air is Free

sky over Taos

Our house is in this shot if you have x-ray eyes

Bbehold the cool, dry New Mexico sky over Taos! This time with beautiful clouds. The amazing thing is, it covers the whole state and then some. Even more astounding, there are people here who do not know this. (I’ve been spotted at the meetings.) My head and heart are full this morning. It’s that kind [...]

Good Morning from El Norte


Vulture doves waiting for sunflower seeds

Up and out of bed at 3:00 a.m., lasted until quarter after four. Kind of wrecked my morning, as evidenced by the fact I didn’t get this posted before noon. Ah, well. Nice doves!

Glory Days

NM wildflowers

Gratefully we sneeze

Look around you, it’s happening right now. Everything in this image is a gift, the asters and the chamisa and whatever the hell the others are. The mountains and the sky. Our trip to Alamosa yesterday, my god. The vistas and the weather. We drove through actual rain. On the way back early in the [...]

Can’t Game This Out

View near Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico

Looking north a little way from Philmont Scout Ranch near Cimarron

I have to stop waking up early remembering how old I am. That never used to happen when I was immortal. I went to bed at 9:00 p.m. last night, awoke just now at 2:00 a.m. and read some news. It’s like the country crossed a line, and no one even twitched. Meanwhile in New [...]

Phasers on Stun

old adobe house in Taos, NM

Good luck to me, I’m gonna need it, or maybe it’s already here

Gorgeous, ain’t it? So I decided to share it with the world. Twitter is the fastest way to do this, since I have many times more followers than visitors to this blog. As I tweeted yesterday in quick succession: https://twitter.com/jhfarr/status/534250419195637760 https://twitter.com/jhfarr/status/534255419837804546 Hahaha! But oh so true. The best response I got to those was: https://twitter.com/jungianLaura/status/534317835288600576 [...]


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