Bees.

May 13, 2011Santa Fe, Travel

Santa Fe, New Mexico I’m staying with my friend, Peter, who raises bees. He’s got three hives at his house and another two on a farm outside of Santa Fe. Today I tried really hard to screw up the courage to take up close photos of the bees going about their business. This would have … Read More

The roses are blooming and it’s snowing up north.

May 11, 2011Santa Fe, Travel

New Mexico So let’s just recap here: I left a cool Minneapolis for a warm but windy Albuquerque, which turned overcast and cool the day I arrived. Meanwhile it was 90 degrees (that’s 32 C) and humid in Minneapolis. Arrived in Santa Fe last night, and woke up to snow flurries. Somewhere in the middle … Read More

Jumping the wall.

April 26, 2010Santa Fe, Travel, USA

Behind Smith’s. Santa Fe, New Mexico. A long cinder block wall separates the Institute from a strip mall. At certain points the wall is low enough to jump, although it still takes a bit of height and agility. Making the jump means a 2 minute walk to the grocery store instead of a 30 minute … Read More

Teasy weather.

April 19, 2010Santa Fe, Travel, USA

Santa Fe Art Institute Santa Fe, New Mexico Unfortunately this built up for hours and then passed us by.

In the grass.

April 17, 2010Santa Fe, Travel, USA

Santa Fe Art Institute Santa Fe, New Mexico I keep finding myself on cloud patrol. It is a mode that is not unfamiliar.