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Three Trees

Three Trees

by M John Fayhee March 28, 2013 Smoke Signals

How nature, in the form of three trees, changes.

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Machu Picchu

Ruined

by M John Fayhee November 9, 2012 November-December 2012

Several years ago, I was given an assignment by a glossy outdoor magazine to pen a story about hiking Peru’s famed Inca Trail.

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Poker Face

Poker Face

by M John Fayhee October 3, 2012 October 2012

This was a time in the M. John autobiographical train wreck when my normal tendency to socially interact with folks at the bar, even bubbas from the aforementioned state I shall not herein name, was mitigated by a ruminative mindset based upon the fact that, after 24 years, I had decided my time in the High Country was fast drawing to an end.

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The Fire Rings of Halfmoon Creek

by M John Fayhee July 3, 2012 July 2012

Each fire ring is an expression of its builder’s aesthetic taste(s), combined with his or her engineering capabilities, combined with the availability of at-hand construction materials: rocks.

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Wild West

Wild West

by M John Fayhee June 4, 2012 June 2012

You certainly don’t have to be a news junkie to know things in Border Country have been a bit dicey of late.

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The nine lives of El Caballo Blanco

The nine lives of El Caballo Blanco

by M John Fayhee May 29, 2012 Smoke Signals

The man lived well, was reborn not once but twice, and died well.

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Rivers of Cameroon

by M John Fayhee May 4, 2012 May 2012

My wife, Gay, and I just returned from a trip to Cameroon, during which we visited three different rivers.

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Crash Landing

by M John Fayhee April 3, 2012 April 2012

There’s a stunningly fine line between a “misunderstanding” and an “incident.”

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Arrested Development

Arrested Development

by M John Fayhee February 2, 2012 February - March 2012

In my little world, all cops are guilty until proven innocent

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Colorado Songs

by M John Fayhee January 3, 2012 January 2012

Get Rocky Mountain High on these songs about Colorado.

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