Resurrection Fern

Blown about by the wind.  Finding life in desiccation.  Not to be confused by the “true” Rose of Jericho, the “false” Rose of Jericho (S. lepidophylla) is native to the Chihuahuan desert and one of the most adaptive plants here.  A wanderer, persistent and tough. Tenacious. S. lepidophylla in its dormant state Resurrection plants are …

Moon over Desert

How do I write about you, sitting there out of reach? So full of yourself. An exhibitionist bold in your arrival. Wreaking havoc along the way. Your presence impossible to miss. Magnetic. Glowing. Witness to all, you are the moon. Photo Courtesy of Matt Walter, Alpine, Texas