In the winter of 1985 I was driving through the Mojave Desert with a friend, talking about our apparent need for new river gear. As we passed the Twenty Nine Palms Marine Base, a man unexpectedly appeared on the side of the road selling used ammo cans. My friend and I laughed wildly and quickly came to realize that the moment was "All In A Days' Karma". This blog contains the occasional ramblings of a died-in-the-wool westerner who loves seeing, understanding, and being alive upon these landscapes. I cherish the moments of bliss and irony that come to all of us as we explore the planet and its residents (and perhaps visitors) in the short time we are here.

Friday, September 11, 2015

The 2014 Arizona Monsoon

One of the reason's I moved to Arizona in 1975 was because of the sky. The sky in Arizona is among its best natural treasures. Watch this 8-minute time lapse video by Mike Olbibsky of numerous monsoon cells that occurred during the 2014 season. This is an amazing series of images that includes scenes of haboobs moving across the desert!

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Nature Rx

Yep - Now there is a prescription you can take to slow down, feel calm and ask yourself WTF you are doing with your life. It's called Nature: