Love Interrupted

In the old part of town, between the river and the Railroad tracks the streets are unusually wide. When the trains still stopped and freight was unloaded it would be hauled away on wagons, drawn by horses. They needed the room to maneuver. The buildings along the streets are close together, sharing common walls. All … Continue reading


Gila Woodpeckers are an interesting bird.  They are found mostly in the Sonoran Desert region of Southern Arizona, California and New Mexico.  Also Northern Mexico. I first encountered one on my second day here.  I was quietly drinking my first cup of coffee in the morning and watching the news.  Suddenly there was this explosive, drawn … Continue reading