Author Archives: thomasfarley01

About thomasfarley01

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

Back from Goldfield, Nevada

Here’s a look at the countryside north of Goldfield, Nevada. I was hoping to film antelope but they didn’t show up. They usually do.  

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My Writing Desk

This setup works for me. All this equipment pays off in more work, better work, less frustration. The cost of our profession. — https://www.instagram.com/tgfarley/ Follow me on Instagram: tgfarley

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Dah Rock Shop in Tucson, Arizona

Dah Rock Shop I missed these people on my Travel List, apologies. (external link) It’s easy to get distracted when you are in Tucson for the Big Show. I have heard of this shop but I think I got it … Continue reading

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You Don’t Have Enough

I recently took fifteen minutes to write out my thoughts on the satellite terminal I just bought to a website that had little information on the device. That site deals with communicating on the road, particularly to the RV set. … Continue reading

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Thinking of Def Con

Def Con 28 will be held this year in a virtual “safe mode”, the physical event in Las Vegas cancelled. I went to Def Con II and III. That was a long time ago. In  1994 I was at the … Continue reading

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The Best Used Book Store In Las Vegas, Nevada is For Sale

From Amber Unicorn Books June 13, 2020 Many of you are aware that Amber Unicorn has been ‘up for Sale’ since last fall. We have enjoyed some positive feedback and genuine interest. However, with the Covid-19 complications, things have understandably … Continue reading

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Only a Pawn in Their Game

One of Dylan’s best, only now being listened to again.

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As Predicted: The Death of Journalism and Truth

From today’s Wall Street Journal https://www.wsj.com/articles/cancel-culture-journalism-11591658340 Cancel Culture Journalism, by the Editorial Board of the Wall Street Journal (in part) An ostensibly independent opinion section was ransacked because the social-justice warriors in the newsroom opposed a single article espousing a … Continue reading

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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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