Monthly Archives: March 2011

Petey was cloned!

We met a 1 and 1/2 year old dog named Gus at the dog park in Santa Fe who is the splitting image of Petey. He was just recently bathed, so a little better groomed (wire terrier coats are always … Continue reading

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Shabbat

The parashat this week was again from Leviticus. It dealt with the death of Aaron’s sons – their consumption by fire when they brought foreign fire into the sanctuary, and the injunction that Aaron is not to mourn the death … Continue reading

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More wildness and quietness

The next morning I began my descent to Albuquerque, stopping at the Maxwell National Wildlife Preserve. I hiked in about 1/2 mile into the mud, leaving the dogs behind, to listen to the bird songs and simply watch them landing … Continue reading

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Big Game

I had been given the general direction of the Folsom site by the Folsom museum curator, and set off down HW72 just for a view of the area – to get a feel for what someone living out there might … Continue reading

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Folsom man

Folsom is a small town. A population of 72 to be exact. So arriving in town at the beginning of spring, the sign at the museum said “Call to see museum.” I walk next door to the post office – … Continue reading

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Not just another Volcano

Up in the northern part of New Mexico, one is immediately struck by the flatness and treelessness of the landscape, which is populated by an occasional mountain. As I went to visit Capulin Volcano National Monument, I passed the cows … Continue reading

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Miners and Back in the Day Medicine

From Las Vegas New Mexico, I arrived up in Raton, passing by Philmont – the national boy scout training camp with its history of scouting. I couldn’t visit – the bridge was being repaired. I nevertheless began to observe what … Continue reading

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