I’ve spent the past several days enjoying the stunning desert landscape here in greater Phoenix-Mesa-Tempe-Scottsdale area. Yesterday, my daughter took us on a tour of the Desert Botanical Garden where she has worked for the past year. Here are just some of the many plants located in this beautiful garden:
I have to apologize. I really meant to blog something meaningful this week, but to be honest, my time has been consumed by other things. From my headlong rush to complete this novel by the end of the year (crossed 102,00 words and I’m almost there) to getting ready for Christmas on the other side of this continent (Savannah, Georgia to Mesa, Arizona), my time has not been my own.
Perhaps, next week I’ll be able to post something a little more relevant from Mesa.
We have spent the past week on the road as we traveled out West to visit our daughter in Mesa, Arizona. So: hiatus this week, and I’ll be back with more about our upcoming trip to Kenya and Rwanda next week.