So You Want to Be a Writer?

When was the last time that you smelled ink drying? Computers are far too quiet. Not that I could survive without a delete key, but writing has lost a great deal of romance. Long ago, silent processors replaced the mechanical hum and satisfying whack! of new worlds...
Sunsets and The Machine

Sunsets and The Machine

Time: Monday evening approximately 18:45 Location: The island of Koh Lanta; west coast of Thailand A Free Koh Lanta Sunset As hermit crabs begin to drag their shells around me for the first forays of the evening, I lean back in the gritty sand and watch the Andaman...

The Inca Adventure Begins

The words from an old army cadence that we used to sing on long road marches filled my head: I used to date a beauty queen… Now I hold my M-16…. and it won’t be long, …until we get on back home. This wasn’t exactly a forced march that I...

Spring Break Secrets: part 1

Yes, I took that picture. There are few things more challenging than trying to get 30 college girls to stop talking about their ramblings last night and cooperate for a single purpose! About this time of year in 2007 I was busy dreaming about my trip to China when the...

Working Nomad

It seems that every time I update this dusty blog it’s only about two things…horses or photography. So what’s this all about? Guess! The good news is that my month away from distracting luxuries like the internet, air conditioning, and dreaming about...