• By Published On: April 10, 20247.8 min read

    The black-chinned hummingbirds have returned to southwestern New Mexico. When then sun hits them just right their chins light up with a fluorescent purple that, when caught in the stillness of a high-def photograph, is quite phenomenal. I wonder if these hummingbirds are quite aware of how they impress others, or if they remain [...]

  • By Published On: November 15, 20237.7 min read

    So-called Tulsa, Oklahoma | Cherokee, Muscogee, Osage, Kickapoo Territory I’ve spent most of my working life outdoors, much of it on machines of agriculture. In my life as an organic farmer there wasn’t money for new machines, so I bought the best I could at sales and made these rusty old machines work. Some pieces [...]