Impressions: Dark Winds

Dark Winds is AMC’s short-run series based on the Tony Hillerman Leaphorn and Chee novels, as well as Hillerman’s daughter’s follow-up to the series after his death. The series is six episodes long, focusing on one of the books, but takes inspiration and direction from a few different ones. It’s a six-episode arc produced by Robert Redford, George RR Martin, and Anne Hillerman. My experience … Continue reading Impressions: Dark Winds

Carlsbad: Living Desert State Park

While in Carlsbad, we also made a trip to the Living Desert State Park. It is a blend of living desert botanic gardens and zoo. It was a cool experience and a nice walk, however, we picked a terrible time to do it. The animals were mostly (understandably) hiding. Even though we arrived early by the time we had finished, we were both pretty miserable, … Continue reading Carlsbad: Living Desert State Park