• Agave Spikes
  • Agave Country
  • The Dressers
  • Desert Odd Couple
  • Lounge Among Chuparosa
  • Evening Under Old Chollas
  • Allure of Gender


Picnic Under the Ironwood Tree

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Peering cautiously through the desert scrub, we discover an unlikely mix of the locals at what might be a picnic. It is not easy to determine exactly what is going on and who,... READ MORE

Relaxing with Spiders

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Who needs spiders? All of us! They creep out of our brains’ crevices and steer us away from the brink of terminal cuteness. And for me, making spiders after a long stint of... READ MORE

Our Last Supper

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Perhaps, with all the genetic manipulation that’s possible now, it would not take much tweaking to produce tasty scorpions the size of lobsters. Why not? Think of all the succulent white meat that... READ MORE

Love Beads

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One thing more beautiful than a Gila Lizard is a Gila Lizard on her wedding day!  (A creature this lovely should never be called a “monster”!) In a veil of snakeskin organza and... READ MORE