Author Archives: thomasfarley01

About thomasfarley01

Freelance writer specializing in outdoor subjects, particularly rocks, gems and minerals.

Crying Over a Dream

I had a long, extended dream about being in the company of a mad, exciting, mixed up woman who was smart and funny and bewitching. She was having a house party with over a dozen people who were all demanding … Continue reading

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More From The Desert National Wildlife Refuge

A bosque is a name for a desert woodland, in this case, a large gallery forest of honey mesquite trees. — — https://www.instagram.com/tgfarley/ Follow me on Instagram: tgfarley

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Desert National Wildlife Refuge

The DNR is a half hour north from Las Vegas, a vast, sprawling country with rough roads that limit exploring. The trails around the visitor center, however, are easily walked and allow a look at Corn Creek, year round water … Continue reading

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Get It!

I always liked this story. Here, I have revised my previous writing. Yes, I used to write about telecom. Enough that the History Channel interviewed me once about Bell, my only television appearance. As Wesson and Grosvenor tell it, in … Continue reading

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Peace In The Valley

I’ve mentioned this song before and I included a YouTube video of Elvis Presley and his group performing it. (internal link) The song still pulls me, with a promise of hope beyond, freedom from my relentless anxiety, nightmares, and physical … Continue reading

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Sit Rep

Hope you are well or well enough. Just got back from Utah. People and families are on the move for the summer, with my hotel completely booked for the weekend and surrounding hotels looking equally crowded. Good days of exploring … Continue reading

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The Desert Dwarfs Man and Machine

A look at the vastness of just one part of the Mojave Desert, here in Clark County, Nevada. Driving_North_on_Southern_Nevada_Liteweight_Road from Thomas Farley on Vimeo. — https://www.instagram.com/tgfarley/ Follow me on Instagram: tgfarley

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Above And Far Beyond The Call of Duty

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New Videos for Wikimedia Commons

Chasing an unseen ATV rider across the dry bed of Jean Lake ATV riders coming back from Jean Lake, their dust clouds making a dead lake live This one isn’t going to make it into Wikipedia. Fun with swirls https://www.instagram.com/tgfarley/Continue reading

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Is That All There Is?

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