Hope for a Beautiful America: A Road Trip for Independence Day

[Originally posted on Jul 1, 2012] On this fourth of July week, I look out at a blue sky with cotton-like cumulus clouds floating over the Rockies – the majestic range of purple mountains we sing about this time of year in praise of the beautiful country we live in.  We arrived here after taking […]

A 2012 Bucket List Update: Thank You

[Note: While looking for possible images to post with this, coming across “gondola accidents” and “ski lift fall” did not reduce my gondola-anxiety in the slightest.  Thank you Google, for making scaring the shit out of myself one easy click away…] After my 2012 bucket list post, I had an epiphany that started with an […]