The First Time I Saw the Desert

I’d never seen the desert before, but I’ve always wanted to.¬† It seemed like such an intriguing¬† landscape, so different from the dense green rolling hills I was used to. Where palm trees weren’t a strange sight, and cactuses grew naturally. One day I discovered some cheap flights to Las Vegas, and suddenly a week […]

The Neon Boneyard

Just outside of the old downtown Las Vegas lies a final resting place for the neon signs that were once shining bright, high along the strip. The old signs; some restored, some in mere pieces, form a maze of dizzying lights under the dark desert sky. We visited the boneyard on an icy February desert […]

Seven Days in the Desert

An entire week, wandering the desert. A different hotel every night. Crazy new landscapes nether of us have ever seen before.¬† I want to spend more weeks in the desert. I stumbled upon a cheap flight to Las Vegas, on a budget airline and couldn’t pass it up. The first evening in the desert was […]