Writing & Skiing & Living

Month: May 2017

What’s In A Name?

Friends and relatives who visit us here in the “Land of Enchantment” otherwise known as the State of New Mexico are often surprised about two things: We are a part of the union. We have four full seasons The first one I put up only half in jest. But some people who may need to… Read More ›

Opposites Attract

This weekend as I was starting a garden and doing yard work in the bright New Mexican sun and the almost ever present crisp blue skies I thought how just a couple of weeks ago that green grass and garden sat under a couple inches of snow due to a late April storm. Just another… Read More ›

The Useless Class

In the future when the Bots and AI have all of the jobs will that just leave us humans having all the fun? Will our days be filled with moving from one virtual reality game to another? Of course, we won’t all be unemployed. To be sure we will need people to develop virtual worlds and… Read More ›

Springtime in the High Desert

Spring time in the “High Desert” is often more like winter. This picture near my home in the foothills was taken at an altitude of around 7K feet. So while we are in the southwest with over 300 days of sunshine a year people are often surprised of our winter like weather. The high altitude… Read More ›