In order to endure March, ‘tis said one must keep one’s nose out of the wind like the seagulls do. They swoop and soar, turn and twist, with the winds pushing and whipping them about. And when there’s a storm brewing, they quietly settle down in a freshly turned field with their noses to the ground.
Archives for March 2004
Light was just sneaking through the fog as I arrived at my favorite salmon stream. I had managed to get kids and dogs taken care of early enough to catch the first hour of good fishing, but I certainly wasn’t the first one on the creek!
It all started with my daughter’s question, “Where is Quartzsite?” I cut short a visit with her Virginia family to make my annual pilgrimage to this southwestern Arizona community during its most exciting time, mid-January.