Ashcroft’s Window

Ashcroft’s Window

The eyes, it is said, are the window to your soul. Perhaps, then, this window in the ghost town of Ashcroft, Colorado, is the window to it’s soul as well?The window is in Ashcroft’s hotel and today looks out over a beautiful, though young yet, aspen grove and the...
Roundhouse Night

Roundhouse Night

The day, the long day, was finally done. The steam engines had been plying the rails for the day, running between Durango and Silverton, Colorado. The narrow gauge railway was cleverly built in the mountains of the San Juans, but it was still a difficult journey up...
Winter’s Cut

Winter’s Cut

The sound was low, distant, and just on the threshold of hearing. The faint “chug-chug,” seemed to be growing louder, but sounds echo in funny ways in the canyons of Colorado’s San Juan Mountains. The cold, biting wind of the winter’s day stole everyone’s breath,...
Season’s End

Season’s End

It had been a good year on the lake, that’s for sure.The languid summer days had been idyllic, halcyon even, and the time had simply flown by. They stopped to remember the first day they were out on the water, and it seemed like it was just this morning that they...
Palace Light

Palace Light

Every now and then we get the chance to peel back the mist of time, and see a scene as it was in the ancient past with modern eyes. These moments don’t come along that often, but when they do, it is a moment to be treasured. Such is the case of Palace Light, made at...