Two Sought Adventure

From the Pacific Ocean we set out to cross the continent. Travelling east the humid, salt-tinged breeze began to dry, and the lush plant life gave way to the tan and beige of the desert.

In the distance a dirty brown cloud seemed to hang over the earth. Soon we approached the Imperial Sand Dunes. All around us the yellow waves seemed to strech forever. Surrounding the dunes were military bombing ranges. Slowing the car, almost to a stop, we drove out into the sand.

That night we camped out in the blowing sands. Occasionally the nearby, unseen blasts rumbled beneath us and sent great plumes of dust into the air moments later.

As we prepared for sleep we could see a light slowly moving towards us from across the sands. Once in a while the light would turn off and then come back on even closer. Concerned that an interloper was following us we quickly packed up our campsite and moved on; deciding to use the darkness as well we chose not to use any of our own lights.

When the morning came we looked out into the empty sands and saw no traces of anyone else having been there. The night breeze had erased evidence of anyone's passage.


See the world, they
told me...

bayou goula towhead

the sea test

the circumnavigator pt5
the circumnavigator pt4
the circumnavigator pt3
the circumnavigator pt2
the circumnavigator pt1
falling dream
the darkness
one hell of a mile 3&4
he will return
the believers
the horror pt2
the horror pt1
death valley

paradise of outlaws
the mountain climbers 1&2
brought to surface
one hell of a mile 3
the lost world
inner gorge
a ghost story
the riddle
slaying the minotaur
heart of darkness
public lands
organ music
two sought adventure
the virgin river
the road north

steal the world
the end of the world
el dorado
the valley of the kings 2
the valley of the kings 1
one hell of a mile 2
one hell of a mile 1
the mountain climbers rr4
heroes rr3
rainy roadtrip 2
rainy roadtrip 1
the transgression
sinister 2
sinister 1
new chapter

like sedona?
torn in two
bridge to nowhere
the door
hitting the wall
elusive 2
elusive 1
pick up lines

revisited 2
revisited 1
which way?
lost mines
in their footsteps
a dance with death

casting the bones
mountain thief
the deer hunter
strange temple
burial pt. 3
burial pt. 2
burial pt. 1
the apparition
return to hell
the lower depths
underground lake
stretch sewer
the hidden lab
shadow movements
meager rations
sw8: the conclusion
sw7: lost gold mines
sw6: the big tubes
sw5: gold!
sw4: el calderon
sw3: redondo
sw2: ghosts
sw1: westward bound
formaldehyde dreams
the underdark
in the beginning