It's trail time. I'm leaving the city behind.
The sky is forever
The contrast of shadow and light
Alternating cool and hot-white
Play on fractured rocks as old as time.Too fast for my camera:
Ground squirrels and song birdsAnd bold little hummingbirdsUnknown things that rustle the undergrowth
as we pass by.The beautiful day
is the early Sonoran Spring
too soon for wildflowersbut bursting with life
too subtle for some to appreciate.
They look at the open landscape
"It's just desert..."
It is. It really is.
And we'll be back.
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