Posts Under ‘southern Utah’ Category

The Trouble with Monuments

That’s the title of this counterintuitive post from Jonathan Thompson, the editor-in-chief of an environmental magazine. He riffs off a brewing controversy over spectacular places in the Southwest that might soon be nominated as National Monuments. Except it’s not some off-the-cuff riff. Thompson writes a poignant meditation on the complicated feelings he has about a…Continue Reading…


Been in Southern Utah since saturday, frolicking–a new word my four year old son has learned on trails in Arches National Park. Blogging will be light for a few days.