Brian Head Burning

A picture I took last night on a ridge above Brian Head, UT tells of a much deeper tale than just another forest fire.  Brian Head lies at about 9700 feet in elevation with lush and verdant streams decorated by elegant blooms of wildflowers while aspen trees quake in the breeze.  The land is damp, Read More…

An Examined Life

Socrates said it with a respectful shout to the world and he is right.  And yet we look at what he prescribes and wonder why that very prescription is so wrought with toil, struggle and pain.  Is he suggesting that yet ignorance may be in fact blissful, such mental comfort is truly not the answer.  Plato Read More…

Nature and God

I have spent years traveling to the National Parks and connecting to nature in the most intimate of ways. I can sit for hours and just feel the moment in these extraordinary places. Whether it is deserts like Death Valley, deep forest like Redwood, alpine like Rocky Mountain, or spaces like Acadia with lakes, ocean, Read More…