Monthly Archives: July 2010

Snapshots

I’ve been trying to figure out where to start.  In theory, this should not be a difficult question—one begins at the beginning, of course.  We like to think that our lives move in linear progression; we start here, and we … Continue reading

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Brief Update

Friends, thank you for your prayers, thoughts, and well-wishes.  It has been a difficult two days. Just so you all know what happened to me: I was arrested by the Phoenix Police Department at 11:29am on Thursday, July 29th.  I, … Continue reading

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Storm Rising in Phoenix

A storm is brewing here in Phoenix.  I didn’t realize that Arizona had a monsoon season, but apparently this is it.  Mornings dawn bright, hot, and clear, and then all afternoon the clouds gather and build, releasing lightning and thunder … Continue reading

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Phoenix Landing

Justice work isn’t just about the giant leaps; opportunities to serve justice come up quite unexpectedly sometimes, and all it takes is the courage to speak a few words with love. After my last post, I checked out of my … Continue reading

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Out of the Rockies

Utah is incredible.  I didn’t really know anything about the state before driving across it, and now all I want to do is plan another trip where I toodle around the state taking pictures.  In fact, I think I’d like … Continue reading

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Into the Rockies

What a long day it was—sixteen hours of driving! I woke to a refreshingly cool morning in the Badlands, and hit the road at about 7am for Devil’s Tower, Wyoming.  It was only about a two hour drive, and the … Continue reading

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Arriving at Badlands National Park

It’s hot here—hot enough that I’m glad I don’t have a thermometer.  I’m comfortable wearing shorts and a tank top in the shade.  And if this is the northernmost leg of my trip, I shudder to think how hot it’s … Continue reading

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