Dedicated To

The Southwest of North America and our flattened nephews, quail, our children, very large pine cones, antelope that don't know you are watching them, and science.

In the hot stinking desert everything either sticks, stings, or stinks. But in the headwaters of the East Fork of the Black River there is no desert.

Scotia Canyon in the Huachuca Mts., Cochise Co., Arizona. January, 1982.

Pressing plant specimens in the Sierra del Nido, Chihuahua, Mexico. October 1982.