Tag: desert

The Wild Ones

You occasionally see one, and it’s the thrill of a lifetime. But mostly all you ever see is a cloud of dust after they are gone. It’s their stubborn ability to survive that makes them so remarkable.    — Velma “Wild Horse Annie” Johnston…

A New Life

A new life. I was hoping to see some wild horses when I went up to the mountains last weekend. It didn’t take very long before we spotted some. One mare had a foal laying next to her. I didn’t see the baby breath,…

The Rock House

Would you live here? This was desert artist Carl Faber’s home in Mojave. We checked it out last Saturday. I could easily see myself living in a similar house. The solitude, the views, the spirit of the desert, and the absence of noise. The…