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“Soon you will be where your own eyes will see the source and cause and give you their own answer to the mystery.”–Dante Alighieri, Inferno THE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTO: I have roamed the length and breadth of the lower Big Bend since the age when I was first able to sit a saddle, straddling […]

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“And we…sometimes forget the Lonesome Gods of the far places, the gods who live on the empty sea, who dance with the dust devils and who wait quietly in the shadows under the cliffs where ancient men once marked their passing…”–Louis L’Amour ‘The Lonesome Gods’ These words from a novel read long ago came back […]

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Good morning, folks! This shot was taken near the end of a sixteen mile loop along the lower fringes of Burro Mesa. I had been conducting some ‘boots on the ground’ research for an upcoming historical novel about the Cristeros War in Mexico, picking a route for a fast-moving cavalry column. You can see Burro […]