Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dante’s Point and Red Rocks

Written on March 17, 2011 at 3:16 pm, by

On Sunday, I drove back to Las Vegas in order to catch my plane home in time to teach on Monday morning. I took my time exiting the park, stopping at Dante’s Point, an overlook above Badwater Basin. Later, I stopped at Red Rocks Canyon outside of Vegas in time for sunset. I made it Continue Reading »

And the wedding!

Written on March 16, 2011 at 9:23 pm, by

was beautiful. I think I had perpetual tears welling in my eyes all night long.

Death Valley, Wild Horses and a Wedding

Written on March 16, 2011 at 6:33 pm, by

Dear friend Nic was wed to Jared this past weekend in Death Valley, California. I camped in the middle of the valley at Furnace Creek, saw a bazillion stars, watched wild horses frolic on the horizon, cried my eyes out during both the wedding and the reception, walked upon the salt flats at the lowest Continue Reading »

March will be better

Written on March 3, 2011 at 2:40 pm, by

chasing rainbows.

Sunday and Monday and Home Again

Written on March 1, 2011 at 5:26 pm, by

Sleepy Sunday, and it took some time to leave the house. Kai showed me his cat hair ball, posing with 16 year old Onslo from whom loose hair was collected over the past 7 years. I had brunch with Emily and her fiancĂ© Jun. Then I met fellow Alfred alum and ex-Portlander Lesley at the Continue Reading »