#145 La Bajada Hill Tribute by Teresa E. Gallion

You were a part of that road we call Royal. Abandoned, left broken and unkempt, your tears still roll down the hill. Tears of black lava mixed with patient intermittent trickles of water boulder dancing with the wind. Shuttled aside and forced into retirement, your everlasting hunger no longer fed by the successes and failures … More #145 La Bajada Hill Tribute by Teresa E. Gallion

#142 The Southwest Part of the Truth by Ioanna Carlsen

“My dark and cloudy words they do but hold the truth…”   Pilgrim’s Progress It’s true and it’s not true, it’s partly the light that makes the bone-colored clouds seem to web in shadows down the mountains, graze in the horse-footed valleys, the heart of the desert, suddenly take root and water-shape the land. It’s true … More #142 The Southwest Part of the Truth by Ioanna Carlsen