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A last look back; (or): I swear, these really are the very last pictures I took on that trip from San Diego to New Mexico to see my daughter start her nursing college… except for a few that I am going to do weird stuff with in Photoshop…

I learned a lot during that long, lonely drive across one corner of America. I learned that horses still love me. I learned that riding horses by the Rio Grande makes you feel like a real cowboy, but that as … Continue reading

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What a long, strange trip it’s been… part 6… (or); Snow and sand and whatnot…

Animal tracks in the snow. I think that is a bunny. Bird tracks in the sand. Is it just me, or does that middle one look like it is raised out of the sand instead of sunk into it??? I … Continue reading

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What a long, strange trip it’s been… part 5… (or); America: Now with 100% less words… part 1…

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What a long, strange trip it’s been… part 4… (or); Yes, I know doing this as a video is just a gimmick, but I like to mix things up…

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What a long, strange trip it’s being… part 1… (or); Well, I’ve been through the desert in a car with no name…

I am on a little road trip/adventure, which is why I have been too busy to post. I am seeing parts of America. I left San Diego, California to head to New Mexico… where I am posting this… to celebrate … Continue reading

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Desert vistas… part 6… (or): Tanks for the memories…

Okay, back the the story of my recent drive from Arizona to San Diego. We left off with me almost running out of gas at the California/Arizona border. I found a gas station with 12 miles of fuel left in … Continue reading

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Desert vistas… part 5… Some desert rain…

I am particularly proud of that photo. It is a very localized rain shower in the middle of the desert, seen through some high-power lines… highpower lines… high powerlines… high power-lines… high-power-lines??? Not bad for a shot taken one handed … Continue reading

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Desert vistas… part 4… and some stuff about my new job…

While we look at some more of the photos I took on my way back to San Diego from Arizona, let me tell you about that new job thing. As a security officer, i can’t go into too many details, … Continue reading

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Desert vistas… part 3… (or): Well, I been through the desert in a car with no name, it felt good to be out of the rain… except it rained on me…

Did you get the song reference in the title? Good. It is an old song, and I never really liked it… but, still… And yes, the same storm that snowed in the pass on my usual route from Arizona back … Continue reading

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Desert vistas… part 2… and some important stuff I learned about necromancers and wolves…

As I continue to post the photos I took on my recent drive back to San Diego from Arizona, in which you will see mountains, bluffs, crags, scarps, cliffs, escarpments and precipices of all sorts, let me share some things … Continue reading

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