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Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - Caballo Lake State Park, Caballo NM

Detail, Ocotillo Sunrise, with Bees, Caballo Lake State Park, Caballo NM, May 1, 2012
Detail, Ocotillo Sunrise, with Bees, Caballo Lake State Park, Caballo NM, May 1, 2012

Unexpected detail

Those ocotillo are at the top of the cliff, WAY across the river. It never occurred to me I might catch bees on flowers at that distance. Amazing.

Night camp

Riverside - Caballo Lake State Park, Caballo NM

Monopoly Money

During the 1990s I knew all the dot-coms would go to hell, because when I thought about them the only images I saw were rented office space and computers that would be obsolete in two years. There wasn't anything real I could picture; the companies had no hard assets. My stockbroker asked me how I knew the two stock market crashes would happen, and I told him, "When the Monopoly play money starts jerking around the real money you're in trouble."

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