The Saddlehorn

The Saddlehorn

“You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him participate in synchronized diving.” ― Cuthbert Soup, Another Whole Nother Story I imagine that the first Colorado National Monument caretaker, John Otto, had at least a horse or two to his name while he...
Window Rock Loop

Window Rock Loop

“I discovered windows one afternoon and after that, nothing was ever the same.” ― Anne Spollen, The Shape of Water This particular trail is one of the easiest, shortest, and most spectacular in the Colorado National Monument. The railings are marked “DANGER! Do...
Old View, New View

Old View, New View

“The frame, the definition, is a type of context. And context, as we said before, determines the meaning of things. There is no such thing as the view from nowhere, or from everywhere for that matter. Our point of view biases our observation, consciously and...
Perfection?

Perfection?

“If you’re not living on the edge, you’re taking up too much space.” ~ Anonymous It was just a little too beautiful today. To agree with me, though, you’d have to be okay with a little wind and passing storms. I was going to run up Wedding and down Monument...
Hearty

Hearty

“Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong I really wanted to do a hearty run this morning...