Archive for February, 2010

Arizona 2.16.10

Gracey and I left for AZ on the 13th. So far, the weather has been fantastic! Last year it was so cold. I have been spending my time reading my book, knitting, making jewelry, and started painting again.

Today we went to the Saguaro National Forest. We watched a slideshow about the desert and how the indians believed that the cactus represent people. After hearing that and looking for myself, the desert looked like a city full of people and their families. They also said that we come from the earth and when we die, we go back to it. The earth has our ancestors in it and so the earth is our family. If someone were to throw garbage on the earth, it’s like throwing it on your ancestors….


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