My first June in Park City, hiking in Pinebrook.

Pinebrook Again

June 21, 2017

It’s summer again and walking into the lush green of the Pinebrook trails this morning my body fell through to all those other years of summers and trails. I pat a few aspens hello, their bodies friendly like happy, muscular dogs—but more like tall, living bones. Muscular bones with a thousand green jazz hands flipping and flashing in the breeze. In the shade of the aspens the sides of the ...


it was a pool and it was a metaphor

April 30, 2017

Upper Calf Creek Falls is in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, which is currently on the legislative chopping block, and which makes the Roman Forum look like it was built just last week.   She had just told us that her career had moved forward in bursts of bravado. The bravado was only there in those bursts, but it was there enough of the time to move things ...


Old and *Old*

April 8, 2017


Coyote Gulch

October 21, 2016

We walked barefoot in the silty stream for about 8 miles. This is part of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Amazing. ...