Eclipse 2017

We'd been chatting about those cardboard pinhole thingies we both remembered making in school so you didn't fry your retinas by staring directly at the sun during an eclipse. It hadn't crossed either of our radar screens that we should have made a plan this time to buy some eclipse-safe … Continue reading

Got My Eyes On You

We've landed in a very friendly community where all the neighbors watch out for each other. Or in some cases, they just watch each other, which is not at all the same thing. He and Winston have been scoping each other out for months, chittering and whining and generally taunting each other … Continue reading

New Year Frostbow

What would January in Teton Valley be without me yelling, "Quick! Where's the camera?!" and dashing off into the fresh snow in my slippers with no coat on? Drop-dead gorgeous soft rime frost will do that to a person, and given the warm creek that flows year-round through our property, frost and … Continue reading

Autumn Versus Spring Snow

Pop quiz: How can you tell if a photo is of the first snow of autumn or the last snow of spring? As in all good questions in life, the answer is, "It depends." In this case, it depends on who is answering the question. Teton Valley snowboard instructor: "My heart tells me, because my … Continue reading

Pink Moon in Paris

Please... if anyone knows where to apply for a parallel life, tell me. I'll pay, even for a partial extra day. It's just not possible to live it all and record even some of it, all in the same 24 hours. A thousand moments crush in, with barely time to breath in the big ones before the next … Continue reading