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  • The Road Less Traveled

    Rather than spend another three hours on a faceless interstate, I took a shorter and slower route from Winslow down to Phoenix. It wound up into the Tonto National Forest, a mountainous green expanse I never would have imagined possible in the desert climate of Arizona. At one point, a sign indicated an elevation of… More ▸

  • The Land of Enchantment

    That’s the motto that greets you on the welcome sign on I-25 and I suppose it’s fitting. Within hours of crossing that boundary I was in an adobe synagogue in Albuquerque chanting with 20 women. Yes, I was chanting. I was holding a video camera at the same time, but the women were loud and… More ▸