On Moroccan Time

Morocco. The very name of the country always had a mythical meaning for me. Deserts meet mountains in North Africa. Pictures of Tuareg nomads riding in the sand instantly flicker … Read More

Coffee and Magic – We Make Websites

Charlene and I started the company Coffee and Magic. We Make Simple WordPress Websites – built using coffee and magic! We just completed and launched the website for our first … Read More

The Magic of the Very Large Array

Approaching from the East, just as one crosses over the last mountain, there is a moment when the mighty San Augustin Plains unfold and the dishes of the Karl G. … Read More

Sniffing for The Gadget

The world’s first nuclear device codenamed ‘The Gadget’ was detonated on 16th of July 1945 at the Trinity Site in New Mexico. Open twice a year to the public, this … Read More

The Beats of Dean’s Bar

Tennessee Williams, William S. Burroughs, Ian Fleming and Jane Bowles often drank here. A retreat for writers and drinkers back when Tangier was a place where anything went. “Debauchery and … Read More

Time-travel in Gallup, New Mexico

Old run down motel, Gallup, New Mexico, Mad and Magic Raving April 2013. Leica M6, Tri-X After a long day of driving and then a search for a cheap place … Read More

Quiet Beat of Tangier

Quiet. Not a word I thought I would ever use to describe the infamous city of Tangier, Morocco. Yet apart from a nearby fountain where carpets and clothes are washed … Read More

All of Time and Space

A gorgeous sunny afternoon in New Mexico, April 2013. Charlene having landed only hours earlier, is soaking up the magical silence in the wide open spaces near Galisteo. After a … Read More