This evening I participated in my first caucus, and it was an interesting experience. For the past few weeks reminders had been airing on the radio and television in addition to campaigns calling telling us to be at the caucus site by 6:30 PM since the doors close at 7:00 PM. Even with the chilly evening and icy unshoveled sidewalks I decided to walk to the caucus which was a … [Read more...] about Caucusing with the 535
Colorado changed to the caucus system in 2004 for the presidential primaries in an effort to save the state money. I was thinking yesterday, why didn't I attend the caucus in 2004. Then it dawned on me it was in April 2004, which happened to be when I spent three weeks traveling in New Zealand. Also by the time the caucus was held, the nominations had been determined. The … [Read more...] about Caucus Day
Yesterday afternoon over 97 million viewers in the United States watched the end of the 2007 football season in Super Bowl XLII (does the Pro Bowl really count?), and what an exciting end it was this year. I think the only problem with the game was the decision of the MVP. The Giants defense is what kept them in the game and allowed Eli Manning to make the final drive for the … [Read more...] about Fumble!
For the past four and a half months I have spent time in Missoula, Montana at the Rocky Mountain School of Photography summer and digital intensive programs. This was an experience which I will never forget and has given me a different outlook with not only my photography but also life. During the summer I met some incredible people in my group and as well as in others. Since … [Read more...] about Quo Vadimus
Fall is Here
As I look out the window in western Montana to a dreary afternoon, I have just realized fall is upon us. After a summer of record breaking heat, dry conditions, and smoked filled skies a change is here. I vividly recall three months ago on the first day of summer heading out early in the morning with some friends to photograph sunrise at Lee Metcalf NWR, which of course in … [Read more...] about Fall is Here